carpenter's level


carpenter's level
noun
a straight bar of light metal with a spirit level in it
Hypernyms: ↑bar
Hyponyms: ↑plumb level
Part Meronyms: ↑level, ↑spirit level

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noun
2. : a straight bar (as of aluminum or wood) with a small spirit level embedded in it

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Carpenter's level — Level Lev el (l[e^]v [e^]l), n. [OE. level, livel, OF. livel, F. niveau, fr. L. libella level, water level, a plumb level, dim. of libra pound, measure for liquids, balance, water poise, level. Cf. {Librate}, {Libella}.] 1. A line or surface to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Level — Lev el (l[e^]v [e^]l), n. [OE. level, livel, OF. livel, F. niveau, fr. L. libella level, water level, a plumb level, dim. of libra pound, measure for liquids, balance, water poise, level. Cf. {Librate}, {Libella}.] 1. A line or surface to which,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Level of the sea — Level Lev el (l[e^]v [e^]l), n. [OE. level, livel, OF. livel, F. niveau, fr. L. libella level, water level, a plumb level, dim. of libra pound, measure for liquids, balance, water poise, level. Cf. {Librate}, {Libella}.] 1. A line or surface to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • level —    Iliwai, iliwai like, pālahalaha. Also; kalamania, ōniki, pāpū like.    ♦ Carpenter s level, iliwai.    ♦ To level, hō iliwai, hi ohi olani, ku ikē …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Carpenter Body Company — Carpenter Industries, Inc. Carpenter: The Safest Link Between Home and School. Industry Vehicle Manufacturing Fate Dissolved by parent company Founded 1919 Founder(s) …   Wikipedia

  • Carpenter (crater) — lunar crater data latitude=69.4 N or S=N longitude=50.9 E or W=W diameter=59 km depth=2.6 km colong=46 eponym=James Carpenter Edwin F. CarpenterCarpenter is a lunar impact crater that is located in the northern part of the Moon, relatively close… …   Wikipedia

  • Carpenter Lake — Infobox lake lake name = Carpenter Lake image lake = caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = British Columbia coords = type = reservoir inflow = outflow = catchment = basin countries = Canada length = 50 km width = area …   Wikipedia

  • a spirit level — Level Lev el (l[e^]v [e^]l), n. [OE. level, livel, OF. livel, F. niveau, fr. L. libella level, water level, a plumb level, dim. of libra pound, measure for liquids, balance, water poise, level. Cf. {Librate}, {Libella}.] 1. A line or surface to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Air level — Level Lev el (l[e^]v [e^]l), n. [OE. level, livel, OF. livel, F. niveau, fr. L. libella level, water level, a plumb level, dim. of libra pound, measure for liquids, balance, water poise, level. Cf. {Librate}, {Libella}.] 1. A line or surface to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Box level — Level Lev el (l[e^]v [e^]l), n. [OE. level, livel, OF. livel, F. niveau, fr. L. libella level, water level, a plumb level, dim. of libra pound, measure for liquids, balance, water poise, level. Cf. {Librate}, {Libella}.] 1. A line or surface to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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