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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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Exports are ''weakening'' and industrial production is ''leveling off,'' the report said, unchanged from March.
recovery surge in the spring and early summer last year, the nation saw a leveling off of sales, production and construction activity in the last half of 1991.
POST-SPIKE ERA -- The daily price of an OPEC barrel (above) looks like it might be leveling off. It hasn't yet fallen below $103 and still has a way to go to reach $100, which Saudi Oil Minister Ali An-Naimi has said is a fair price so far as he is concerned.
Richmond and Dallas said the pace had quickened, while New York, Cleveland, and San Francisco suggested a leveling off.
Compiling replies from 208 members, Keizai Doyukai said 129 or 62.0% of the respondents feel that domestic economic activity is leveling off, up from 22.9% in the previous survey conducted in March.
Training cycles help to prevent injury and to keep performance from leveling off in those frustrating plateaus that anyone who tries to get better at any sport knows only too well.
With the last three reports all showing lower consumption than in 1980, Solley and Pierce are confident that water use is leveling off. "But that doesn't mean we'll always have quality water where we need it," Solley adds.
For the past couple of years the Tomasson ascendancy at SFB seems to have been leveling off. Strong dancing and first-rate training of the company are now firmly established, but local audiences are still waiting for Tomasson, who just completed his eighth year as director, to establish a choreographic identity for the group.