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  • 1Elevated — El e*va ted, a. Uplifted; high; lofty; also, animated; noble; as, elevated thoughts. [1913 Webster] {Elevated railway}, one in which the track is raised considerably above the ground, especially a city railway above the line of street travel.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2Elevated railway — Elevated El e*va ted, a. Uplifted; high; lofty; also, animated; noble; as, elevated thoughts. [1913 Webster] {Elevated railway}, one in which the track is raised considerably above the ground, especially a city railway above the line of street… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3elevated railroad — noun a railway that is powered by electricity and that runs on a track that is raised above the street level • Syn: ↑elevated railway, ↑elevated, ↑el, ↑overhead railway • Hypernyms: ↑railway, ↑railroad, ↑railroad line, ↑ …

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  • 4elevated — el|e|vat|ed [ˈelıveıtıd] adj 1.) elevated thoughts, words etc seem to be intelligent or of high moral standard ▪ elevated philosophical language 2.) [only before noun] an elevated position or rank is very important and respected 3.) raised off… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5elevated — I. adjective Date: 1553 1. a. raised especially above the ground or other surface < an elevated highway > b. increased especially abnormally (as in degree or amount) < elevated blood pressure > 2. a. being morally or intellectually on a high&#8230; …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6elevated — /el euh vay tid/, adj. 1. raised up, esp. above the ground or above the normal level: an elevated platform; an elevated pulse. 2. exalted or noble; lofty: elevated thoughts. 3. elated; joyful. n. 4. an elevated railroad. [1545 55; ELEVATE + ED2]&#8230; …

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  • 7elevated transit line —       railroad line, usually electric, raised above the ground or street level, usually on a trestle, for local transit in urban areas. By the mid 19th century it was evident that surface vehicles were inadequate for carrying the traffic of large …

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  • 8elevated — el|e|vat|ed [ elə,veıtəd ] adjective FORMAL 1. ) raised above the ground, or higher than the surrounding area: an elevated railroad/highway a ) at a higher level or amount than previously or than is normal: the dangers of elevated blood pressure&#8230; …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9elevated — UK [ˈeləˌveɪtɪd] / US [ˈeləˌveɪtəd] adjective formal 1) a) raised above the ground, or higher than the surrounding area an elevated railway/motorway b) at a higher level or amount than previously or than is normal the dangers of elevated blood&#8230; …

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  • 10elevated — I noun a railway that is powered by electricity and that runs on a track that is raised above the street level • Syn: ↑elevated railway, ↑elevated railroad, ↑el, ↑overhead railway • Hypernyms: ↑railway, ↑railroa …

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  • 11elevated — el•e•vat•ed [[t]ˈɛl əˌveɪ tɪd[/t]] adj. 1) raised up, esp. above the ground 2) increased above the normal level: an elevated pulse[/ex] 3) exalted or noble; lofty 4) elated; joyful 5) cvb an elevated railroad • Etymology: 1545–55 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12elevated — /ˈɛləveɪtəd/ (say eluhvaytuhd) adjective 1. raised, especially above the ground: an elevated platform. 2. exalted or noble: elevated thoughts. 3. elated; joyful. 4. slightly drunk …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 13elevated soil — grenda statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Sala pelkėje – kietesnės ir sausesnės žemės plotas. atitikmenys: angl. elevated soil; ground in wetland vok. Warf, m; Warft, m; Wurf, m rus. повышение в болоте, n …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 14ground in wetland — grenda statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Sala pelkėje – kietesnės ir sausesnės žemės plotas. atitikmenys: angl. elevated soil; ground in wetland vok. Warf, m; Warft, m; Wurf, m rus. повышение в болоте, n …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 15elevated — adjective a) Above ground level. b) Of a higher rank or status …

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  • 16elevated railway — railroad which runs above ground level to allow vehicles and pedestrians to pass beneath …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17West Side Elevated Highway — For the current highway, see West Side Highway. The old elevated highway, looking north at Gansevoort Street …

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  • 18High ground — is a spot of elevated terrain which can be useful in military tactics. Fighting from an elevated position is easier for a number of reasons. Soldiers will tire more quickly when fighting uphill, will move more slowly, and if fighting in formation …

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  • 19TCA Ground — Infobox Stadium stadium name = TCA Ground location = Queens Domain, Tasmania (coord|42|52|19|S|147|19|41|E|region:AU TAS type:landmark) opened = 1880 closed = N/A demolished = N/A owner = Hobart City Council operator = Tasmanian Cricket&#8230; …

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  • 20Benjaminville Friends Meeting House and Burial Ground — Infobox nrhp name = Benjaminville Friends Meeting House and Burial Ground nrhp type = caption = location = McLean County, Illinois, USA nearest city = Holder lat degrees = 40 lat minutes = 28 lat seconds = 35.4 lat direction = N long degrees = 88 …

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