Translation of "elevation" - English-Russian dictionary

elevation

noun uk us /ˌelɪˈveɪʃən/
HEIGHT [ C ]

the height of a place above the level of the sea

высота (над уровнем моря)
The hotel is situated at an elevation of 1000m.
IMPORTANT POSITION [ U ] formal

when someone or something is given a more important position

повышение, взлет
his sudden elevation to stardom

(Translation of “elevation” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)