dumpy level

noun

Definition of dumpy level

  1. :  a surveyor's level with a short telescope rigidly fixed and rotating only in a horizontal plane

1838

First Known Use of dumpy level

1838


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up dumpy level? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

skillful, artistic, or intricate

Get Word of the Day daily email!