But some day--even on the Equator--we shall hold the Sun level
in his full stride.
These were all absolutely gas tight and filled with hydrogen, and the entire aerostat was kept at any level
by means of a long internal balloonette of oiled and toughened silk canvas, into which air could be forced and from which it could be pumped.
At the intersection of two broad avenues Vas Kor descended from the street level
to one of the great pneumatic stations of the city.
We may, I think, safely conclude that sediment must be accumulated in extremely thick, solid, or extensive masses, in order to withstand the incessant action of the waves, when first upraised and during subsequent oscillations of level
Nor could they continue to hold their hands at the level
of their eyes: their hands went down to their legs to push back the waves, which were full of little legs and nails and claws and teeth.
The little stretch of level
land was white with Indian tepees, and there were probably half a thousand red warriors clustered around some object near the center of the camp.
The elevation of the vast plateau on which this lake is situated, is estimated by Captain Bonneville at one and three-fourths of a mile above the level
of the ocean.
They went on for some distance on a level
road, fairly wide, from which the green light was visible.
It is sunk thousands of feet below the level
of the surrounding country, like a great round bowl.
Below, was the broad, level
plain of Esdraelon, checkered with fields like a chess-board, and full as smooth and level
, seemingly; dotted about its borders with white, compact villages, and faintly penciled, far and near, with the curving lines of roads and trails.
This unbroken level
discouraged the beholder, and gave him that kind of malady called the "desert-sickness.
He would transfer a question to metaphysical heights, pass on to definitions of space, time, and thought, and, having deduced the refutation he needed, would again descend to the level
of the original discussion.