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level

 [lev´el]
relative position, rank, or concentration.
l's of care the six divisions of the health care system: preventive care, primary care, secondary or acute care, tertiary care, restorative care, and continuing care.
background level the usual intensity of a chemical or other stimulus in the environment.
confidence level the probability that a confidence interval does not contain the population parameter.
l's of consciousness see levels of consciousness.
lowest observed adverse effect level (LOAEL) (lowest observed effect level (LOEL)) in studies of the toxicity of chemicals, the lowest dosage level at which chronic exposure to the substance shows adverse effects; usually calculated for laboratory animals.
no observed adverse effect level (NOAEL) (no observed effect level (NOEL)) in studies of the toxicity of chemicals, the highest dosage level at which chronic exposure to the substance shows no adverse effects; usually calculated for laboratory animals.
level of significance a statistical measure that serves as the cutoff point used to determine whether a null hypothesis is retained or rejected; the probability of incorrectly rejecting the null hypothesis (see Type I error).
sterility assurance level (SAL) the probability that a process makes something sterile (see sterilization). An SAL of 10−6 is the recommended probability of survival for organisms on a sterilized device. This level means that there is less than or equal to one chance in a million that an item remains contaminated or nonsterile.

lev·el

(lev'ĕl),
1. Any rank, position, or status in a graded scale of values.
2. A test for determining such rank or position.

level

A relative position; reference point; a specified amount of a thing

lev·el

(lev'ĕl)
Any rank, position, or status in a graded scale of values.

lev·el

(lev'ĕl)
Any rank, position, or status in a graded scale of values.

Patient discussion about level

Q. Are there are different kind of levels of alcoholism?

A. If you are talking about the type of alcoholic drink,YES,they have different levels of alcohol in them,read the bottle,it will give you percent#--the more alcohol in a drink, the faster you will get drunk,and the worst your hangover will be-----mrfoot56

Q. Can you help me to know what the safe level of drinking is? I am a crane operator who gets more tired when returning home. So I consume some amount of liquor daily by having my restriction to not go beyond a limit. But I fail without my knowledge. Can you help me to know what the safe level of drinking is?

A. just dont drink before you operate the machine.

Q. What's the average blood-alcohol level. What's the average blood-alcohol level of the drivers pulled over in Minnesota?

A. here is a web page with Minnesota drunk driving statistics about alcohol related fatalities. not what you asked for exactly, but it might give you a clue:
http://www.alcoholalert.com/drunk-driving-statistics-minnesota.html

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Both through the forum and through personal e-mail, Loel and I shared much.
Loel Shuler believes that she can remember her own birth.
Then one day, late in my life, when my parents were visiting, the conversation took a turn to the sardonic old joke that "Loel remembers being born." I again struggled to describe my memory.
These studies also provided no observed effect level (NOEL) and lowest observed effect level (LOEL) doses for comparisons to the Hershberger bioassay data (Bowman et al 2003; Clark et al.
Rizal DRRMC officer Loel Malonzo said they have also been monitoring the water level in the Laguna Lake, which as of Tuesday noon was at a normal level of 11.12 meters.
THEY would be opening the Loel zivania bottles at AKEL HQ when this happens.
For each parameter, the following were calculated: a) the lowest observable effect level (LOEL) dose (the lowest dose causing a statistically significant effect); b) the peak response [the dose(s) at which the response reaches a plateau or the highest response is achieved]; c) the half-maximal dose (the amount of [E.sub.2] inducing half the maximal response); and d) the fold change (the peak response divided by the response of the ovariectomized control).
Another new contributor, Loel Burket Shuler, wonders if Maybe Our Times were the Best Times in a memoir on her college years at Olivet, where, she discovered only recently, she had learned general semantics by living it.
66 Franklin Roosevelt Avenue, opposite LOEL winery, Limassol.
* Loel Shuler graduated from Michigan's Olivet College with a BA in English Literature in 1943.
In a few isolated cases, the lowest observed effect level (LOEL) value changed when the more appropriate transformation procedure (i.e., absence of transformation in all cases) rather than log transformation was used [Supplemental Material (http://www.ehponline.org/docs/2006/8751/suppl.pdf)].
THE LARGE wineries SODAP and LOEL have agreed to take in more grapes to try to help vine growers offload their huge surplus this year, it emerged yesterday.Agricultural unions and industry chiefs' predicted earlier this year that a huge surplus of grapes would be generated.