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Main Entry: 1lev·el
Pronunciation: primarystresslev-schwal
Function: noun
1 : a device used (as by a carpenter) to establish a horizontal line or surface
2 : a horizontal line or surface usually at a named height <placed at eye level>
3 : a step or stage in a scale or rank (as of achievement, significance, importance, or value) <rose to the level of manager>
4 a : an amount of something especially in comparison with typical or expected amounts <production is at a low level this year> b : the amount of a substance especially per unit volume of a body fluid (as blood) <a high level of sugar in the blood>
- on the level : BONA FIDE 1, honest <find out if the offer is on the level>

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