Level surface

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(Physics) an equipotential surface at right angles at every point to the lines of force.

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References in classic literature ?
shone with a broad, level surface that was as clear as crystal.
So interested was he in everything that he failed to notice the small rear-end portion of Jerry that was visible above the level surface of the beach.
There were no stairs in their houses, because they did not need them, but on a level surface they generally walked just as we do.
These, as it ex- tracted them, were lifted out and deposited upon a level surface of earth behind it.
Near one side of the valley, and about midway up the ascent of a rather abrupt rise of ground waving with the richest verdure, a number of large stones were laid in successive courses, to the height of nearly eight feet, and disposed in such a manner that their level surface corresponded in shape with the habitation which was perched upon it.
Others had their homes in comfortable farm- houses, and cultivated the rich soil on the gentle slopes or level surfaces of the valley.
MeshWorks[R] offers the dust fighting properties of ventilated shelving while providing a smooth, level surface for storing any size object," Andy Van Meter, President of Design Ideas, explains.
36 m underground line as rainwater pipe pe pipe on level surface.
Once the frying has finished, carefully remove the pot from the burner, place it on a level surface, and cover it to let the oil cool overnight before you dispose of it.
After cleaning/purging the pipeline, then plugging the pipeline by mechanical means as per regulations, the pipeline riser is externally cut to a level surface.
What this means is that we've been building the bridge up from the concrete arch to form a level surface which the road will sit on.
In line with the other BMW 7 Series models, the new hybrid models also benefit from a level surface in the boot which offers a capacity of 420 litres.