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sea levelnoun [C]

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the ​averageheight of the ​sea where it ​meets the ​land: The ​top of ​Mount Everest is 8,848 m abovesealevel.
(Definition of sea level from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sea levelnoun [U]

 /ˈsi ˌlev·əl/
the ​average level of the sea where it ​meets the ​land: The ​town is 300 ​feet above sea level.
(Definition of sea level from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sea level”
in Arabic سَطح البَحر…
in Korean 해수면…
in Portuguese nível do mar…
in Catalan nivell del mar…
in Japanese 海水面, 海水位…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海平面…
in Turkish deniz seviyesi…
in Russian уровень моря…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海平面…
in Italian livello del mare…
in Polish poziom morza…
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