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What is the difference between 垂直 and 竖直?

For learning: Chinese (Mandarin)
Base language: Chinese (Mandarin)
Category: Language


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    垂直 means things that are vertical, in other words its angle is 90 degrees from the surface it stands or is placed on. But it doesnt have to be upright.

    竖直 means things that are upright, but it doesnt have to be vertical.

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