What Does Elevation Mean?

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Elevation is a word that is used to refer to the act of elevating. It can also be defined as the height to which an object is elevated. A rising caused by volcanic activity is also referred to as an elevation. It synonyms include ascension and rising.
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el·e·va·tion
[el-uh-vey-shuhn]
NOUN
1.
the height to which something is elevated or to which it rises: The elevation of the tower is 80 feet.
2.
the altitude of a place above sea level or ground level.
3.
an elevated place, thing, or part; an eminence.
4.
loftiness; grandeur or dignity; nobleness: elevation of mind.
5.
the act of elevating.
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Elevation is considered to be the measure from sea level to the level of the Earth's surface. For example, the elevation is the amount of feet from the sea level to the Earth's ground, or how thick the area in between is.
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