portrait mode

Definitions

Electronics

  • A manner of printing, or presenting information on a screen, in which the height of a page is greater than its width. This contrasts with landscape mode, in which the width is greater than the height. Also called portrait (1), portrait orientation, or portrait format.
  • synonymportrait format
  • synonymportrait orientation

Publishing

  • noun vertical format with the height greater than the width, as opposed to landscape format
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