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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

/lev·el/ (lev´el) relative position, rank, or concentration.
confidence level  the probability that a confidence interval does not contain the population parameter.
level of significance  the probability of incorrectly rejecting the null hypothesis.

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.

level (lev´əl),

v to reduce the curve of Spee by intrusion and/or extrusion of the teeth in an arch.

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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It was level pegging at CAERNARVON who drew 3-3 with CAERSWS.
Marilyn Finney, Pam Ponting, Gill Cliff and Maureen Edwards were level pegging at ten ends but then won all but two of the last 11 to return a 25-10 card against the rink skipped by J Paulger.
He said: "Both teams are level pegging, with Rangers ahead on goal difference but I side towards Celtic.
Any slip-up now could spell the end for Blues and with us being level pegging with Pompey I just hope the players have the bottle and the hunger to pull us out of it.
For a reigning champion, Kevin Darley looks too big a price at 3-1 with Eurobet to be top rider at level pegging this year, making him third favourite behind 4-7 shot Kieren Fallon and Richard Quinn at 11-4.
Marilyn Finney, Ronnie Murphy, June Hands and Janet Arkell were level pegging at 15 all at 16 ends before conceding four of the last five ends to lose 22-17 against John Barr, Dave Manning, Alan Green and Geoff Chapman.
But with 20 minutes to go it was level pegging, Jason Elliott notching his second goal in as many outings when he was in the right place to take advantage of a keeper error and was left with the simple task of tapping home he made no mistake.
It then went 2-1 in White-Hart's favour when Martyn Murley and Graham Ashby crashed to a 23-9 defeat against Rob Elmore and top international Nicky Brett before Adrian Johnston, Matt Wells and Calvin Wells made it level pegging with a 22-11 triples win over Wayne Bailey, Ian McWhinney and current senior international Tristan Morton.
In the championship singles final she was level pegging at 16 all against Margaret Wright and then missed out on a result when Margaret won four of the last five ends with one two and three singles - against one single - to win 21-17.
Jones, who scored Crewe's second as they came back from 3-0 down to level pegging, was doubtful he would make the game after his son nearly died on Friday.
IN THE county's unbadged singles final, Rugby's Tom Saunders and Grange's T Liam Pearcey were level pegging at 12-all at 16 ends before Saunders pulled away with a double and two trebles to lead 20-12 and after dropping a 20th-end treble he wrapped up a 21-15 victory with a single at the next.
Hann, ranked in the world's top 20 snooker players, enjoyed at least level pegging over the first two rounds and felt the decision was wrong.