- Elevation (disambiguation)
Elevation, literally "(up)lifting something or someone "higher" (also figuratively), can refer to:
Elevation (liturgy)of consecrated bread and wine in Mass.
Elevation, the height of a geographic location above mean sea level
*Elevation, the lifting effect of the sound source in the center between stereo
Elevation (ballistics), the angle between the horizontal plane and the direction of the barrel of a gun, mortar or heavy artillery
Altitude (astronomy), one of the coordinates of the horizontal coordinate systemused in satellite communication and astronomy
Promotion (rank), being raised to a higher rank, or simply the awarding of a "high" office such as a nthrone or prelature
Elevation (view)is an orthographic view. See Plan view.
Elevation (kinesiology)- an anatomical term of motion
Elevation (psychology)- an emotion
*Elevation can be synonymous for vertical
privilege escalation, which, in computing, provides a mean of accessing information or performing actions reserved for a system administrator.
As a name:
Elevation (song), U2's 2001 single from the album " All That You Can't Leave Behind", featured in the movie ""
Elevation Tour, U2's 2001 concert tour
*, U2's Elevation Tour concert video release
Elevation Partners, a private equity firm
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