Sentence Examples with the word a level

Between the Wolds and the sea lie the Marshes, a level tract of rich alluvial soil extending from Barton-on-Humber to Wainfleet, varying in breadth from 5 to 10 m.

He now entered, unaided save by his own unerring tact and vivid apprehension, upon a course of study which, in two years, placed him on a level with the greatest of his contemporaries.

Monroe lies in a level valley, and has broad streets shaded by live oaks.

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The simplest type of ocellus is exemplified by the exumbral ocellus of Aurelia, a simple patch of pigment-cells interspersed with visual cells, the whole on a level with the remaining ectodermal epithelium.

A considerable part of it has been excavated by these rivers to a level which gives their valleys the elevation and character of lowlands, though isolated hills and ranges with the characteristic overlying horizontal sandstone strata of the ancient plateau show that it was once a highland region.

Accountability must be at as low a level as possible, so that if government officials mess up, they answer to constituents in their locality.

In the first place, it may be deemed almost superfluous to establish the fact, that among people at large, the business of whaling is not accounted on a level with what are called the liberal professions.

These reveal dark hydrogen flocculi, which appear to lie at a level above that of the bright calcium flocculi.

Hazel nuts are grown in woods at a level of more than 1200 ft.

The leading reverberatory furnace for roasting lead-bearing sulphide ores has a level hearth 14-16 ft.