an intersection of a railroad track and another track, a road, etc., at the same level.
(US & Canadian) a point at which a railway and a road cross, esp one with barriers that close the road when a train is scheduled to pass Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) level crossing
(Brit & Canadian) a point at which a railway and a road cross, esp one with barriers that close the road when a train is scheduled to pass US and Canadian name grade crossing
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/dɪˈskrɪptə/ noun 1. (Brit, education) one of a set of criteria used to assess the performance of a pupil in a particular subject
[lev-uh l] /ˈlɛv əl/ adjective 1. having no part higher than another; having a flat or even surface. 2. being in a plane parallel to the plane of the horizon; horizontal. 3. equal, as one thing with another or two or more things with one another. 4. even, equable, or uniform. 5. filled to a […]
[lev-uh-ler] /ˈlɛv ə lər/ noun 1. a person or thing that .
[lev-uh l-hed-id] /ˈlɛv əlˈhɛd ɪd/ adjective 1. having common sense and sound judgment; sensible. adj. also level-headed, 1869, from level (adj.) + head (n.). The notion is of “balanced.” Related: Levelheadedness.