- angle of elevation.
- the distance above a datum level.
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OTHER WORDS FROM elevationnon·el·e·va·tion, nounre·el·e·va·tion, noun
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Rising temps also pull in competing predators like common leopards, which previously avoided the chilly heights in favor of forested hunting grounds at lower elevations.How a 19-year-old lion fathered 35 cubs in 18 months|Tom McNamara|August 27, 2020|Popular-Science
Next, the team plans to look for genetic changes that might have equipped these animals to survive at high elevations.A South American mouse is the world’s highest-dwelling mammal|Jack J. Lee|July 29, 2020|Science News
That elevation was similar to other “jewel box” parks of the early 20th century.MLB’s Newest Ballpark Is A Shift Away From Retro-Era Stadiums|Travis Sawchik|July 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The last row is nearly 33 feet closer and just a few feet higher in elevation.MLB’s Newest Ballpark Is A Shift Away From Retro-Era Stadiums|Travis Sawchik|July 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
However, due to the elevation, it is influenced by surrounding climates.Denver: Where the Queer Community is a Mile High|LGBTQ-Editor|July 14, 2020|No Straight News
Army cutworm moths, another major grizzly food source, summer in high elevation talus fields.What It Takes to Kill a Grizzly Bear|Doug Peacock|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Elevation sends radio stations two versions of the songs: one, complete, three to four minute version.The Government Is Using Subliminal Songs To Scare Immigrants|Caitlin Dickson|July 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Variables like weather, azimuth, elevation, crude launchers, and rocket viability quickly add up.Dodging Rockets in Afghanistan as the Taliban’s Fighting Season Begins|Nick Willard|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many of the gender-variant male types were stigmatized; being regarded as women was hardly an elevation in social status.Why Africa’s Turning Anti-Gay|Jay Michaelson|March 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are dozens of fitness gadgets on the market that can measure movement, heart rate, elevation, and even body temperature.How to Find the Best Fitness Tracker for You|Brent Rose|November 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the middle of the warmest room is a round terrace-like elevation, called Gobek-tosh.
Once more he was revealed on top of an elevation, studying the surrounding landscape, and he was still alone.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Nor can this dirt be worked without danger of caving in, as was the case in all the veins and works that were on that elevation.
I ascended the steep head, which rose to an elevation of a hundred and eighty feet above the sea.
It lies in a large and picturesque hollow, surrounded by mountains at an elevation of 3,200 feet above the level of the sea.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer