Meaning of “eye level” in the English Dictionary

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"eye level" in British English

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eye levelnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈaɪ ˌlev.əl/ us /ˈaɪ ˌlev.əl/

Examples from literature

  • Each man turned his back while switching helmets, obviously to avoid being recognized by any of the others, since the new helmet was also frosted except for a slit at eye level. 
  • These numbered blocks should be about four inches high and one inch thick and should be imagined rotating in space about two feet to the front and about six inches above eye level. 

(Definition of “eye level” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)