level/ ˈlɛv əl /

having no part higher than another; having a flat or even surface.
being in a plane parallel to the plane of the horizon; horizontal.

a device used for determining or adjusting something to a horizontal surface.
Also called surveyor’s level. an instrument for observing levels, having a sighting device, usually telescopic, and capable of being made precisely horizontal.
an observation made with this instrument.
spirit level.

verb (used with object), lev·eled, lev·el·ing or (especially British) lev·elled, lev·el·ling.
to make (a surface) level, even, or flat:
to level ground before building.
to raise or lower to a particular level or position; to make horizontal.

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