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Definition of "levels" []

  • On a horizontal plane (adjective)
  • Having a surface of completely equal height (adjective)
  • Being of the same height as something else (adjective)
  • (of quantities to be measured, as in recipes) even with the top of the cup, spoon, etc (adjective)
  • Equal to or even with (something or someone else) (adjective)
  • Not having or showing inconsistency or irregularities (adjective)
  • Even-tempered; steady (adjective)
  • To make (a surface) horizontal, level, or even (verb)
  • To make (two or more people or things) equal, as in position or status (verb)
  • To raze to the ground (verb)
  • To knock (a person) down by or as if by a blow (verb)
  • To direct (a gaze, criticism, etc) emphatically at someone (verb)
  • To be straightforward and frank (verb)
  • To manoeuvre an aircraft into a horizontal flight path after a dive, climb, or glide (verb)
  • To aim (a weapon) horizontally (verb)
  • To determine the elevation of a section of (land), sighting through a levelling instrument to a staff at successive pairs or points (verb)
  • A horizontal datum line or plane (noun)
  • A device, such as a spirit level, for determining whether a surface is horizontal (noun)
  • A surveying instrument consisting basically of a telescope with a spirit level attached, used for measuring relative heights of land (noun)
  • A reading of the difference in elevation of two points taken with such an instrument (noun)
  • Position or status in a scale of values (noun)
  • Amount or degree of progress; stage (noun)
  • A specified vertical position; altitude (noun)
  • A horizontal line or plane with respect to which measurement of elevation is based (noun)
  • A flat even surface or area of land (noun)
  • A horizontal passage or drift in a mine (noun)
  • Any of the successive layers of material that have been deposited with the passage of time to build up and raise the height of the land surface (noun)
  • The ratio of the magnitude of a physical quantity to an arbitrary magnitude (noun)
  • Plural form of level. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of level. (verb)

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Use "levels" in a sentence
  • "An honest headline could have been “Fat and protein have no effect on serum ALT levels, HDL-C levels improved as did triglyceride levels”."
  • "Maintains phosphocreatine levels, thus promoting ATP levels*"
  • "Looking at the expression levels of those six genes alone was enough to distinguish people who became ill from those who did not with about 95 percent accuracy."