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spirit levelnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US level)
a ​tool that ​contains a ​tube of ​liquid with an ​airbubble in it, used to show if a ​surface is level
(Definition of spirit level from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (气泡)水准仪…
in Chinese (Traditional) (氣泡)水準儀…
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