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altitude
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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Definition elevation (height) — typically above sea level or above the earth's surface

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(metaphorically) a desirable height
  • It was the most stunning surprise of the decade, and so profound was the sensation that it lifted the new hero up to the judicial one's altitude, and the school had two marvels to gaze upon in place of one.
    Chapter 4 (81% in)

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