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elevation

noun [C] (BUILDING)
建筑物
 
 
/ˌel.ɪˈveɪ.ʃən/ specialized
the front or side of a building as shown on a drawing
立面图;立视图
This plan shows the front, side and back elevations of the new supermarket.
该示意图展示的是新超市的正、侧、后三面的立视图。
Parts of buildings in general
(Definition of elevation noun (BUILDING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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