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English definition of “elevation”


noun [U] (IMPORTANCE)    /ˌel.ɪˈveɪ.ʃən/ formal
the fact of being given a more important position : His elevation to the presidency of the new republic was generally popular .Promoting, demoting and transferring staff
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