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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Leveling(0.01156 detik)
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English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
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English → English (WordNet)
n 1: changing the ground level to a smooth horizontal or gently
sloping surface [syn: grading]
2: complete destruction of a building [syn: razing, tearing down
3: the act of making equal or uniform [syn: equalization, equalisation]
English → English (gcide)
Level \Lev"el\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Leveled (-[e^]ld) or
Levelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Leveling or Levelling.]
1. To make level; to make horizontal; to bring to the
condition of a level line or surface; hence, to make flat
or even; as, to level a road, a walk, or a garden.
2. To bring to a lower level; to overthrow; to topple down;
to reduce to a flat surface; to lower.
And their proud structures level with the ground.
He levels mountains and he raises plains. --Dryden.
3. To bring to a horizontal position, as a gun; hence, to
point in taking aim; to aim; to direct.
Bertram de Gordon, standing on the castle wall,
leveled a quarrel out of a crossbow. --Stow.
4. Figuratively, to bring to a common level or plane, in
respect of rank, condition, character, privilege, etc.;
as, to level all the ranks and conditions of men.
5. To adjust or adapt to a certain level; as, to level
remarks to the capacity of children.
For all his mind on honor fixed is,
To which he levels all his purposes. --Spenser.
Leveling \Lev"el*ing\, n. [Written also levelling.]
1. The act or operation of making level.
2. (Surveying) The art or operation of using a leveling
instrument for finding a horizontal line, for ascertaining
the differences of level between different points of the
earth's surface included in a survey, for establishing
grades, etc., as in finding the descent of a river, or
locating a line of railroad.
Leveling instrument. See Surveyor's level, under Level,
Leveling staff, a graduated rod or staff used in connection
with a leveling instrument for measuring differences of
level between points.