Leveler Lev"el*er (-[~e]r), n. [Written also leveller.] 1. One who, or that which, levels. [1913 Webster]

2. One who would remove social inequalities or distinctions; a socialist. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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