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High and height

height

noun

the degree to which something is high or someone is tall

altitude

noun

the height of a place or thing above sea level (=the surface of the sea)

elevation

noun

the height of an area of land, usually measured from sea level

the stratosphere

noun

a very high level

ground level

noun

the same level as the ground

eye level

noun

the same height as your eyes when you are standing

height

noun

the distance that something is from the ground or from the floor, or from a fixed level such as the sea

level

noun

a particular height

stature

noun

someone’s height

the roof of the world

used for referring to a very high place such as the top of a mountain

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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