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English definition of “elevation”

elevation

noun [C] (OF A BUILDING)    /ˌel.ɪˈveɪ.ʃən/ specialized
the front or side of a building as shown on a drawing: This plan shows the front, side and back elevations of the new supermarket.Parts of buildings in general
(Definition of elevation noun (OF A BUILDING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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