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Bas-relief
[Basis-Foot]Sculpture whose ornament or figures are somewhat raised above the background.
debase
[Basis-Foot]To degrade.
Declivity
[Clivus-slope]A downward slope.
Proclivity
[Clivus-slope]A natural inclination.
Leaven
[Levis-Light]A substance like yeast.
Legerdemain
[Levis-Light]Sleight of hand; magic tricks
Leverage
[Levis-Light]The action of a leve that raises or lifts.
Levitate
[Levis-Light]To rise or float.
Levity
[Levis-Light]Lightness in speech or behavior.
Penchant
[Pendo-to weigh]A strong inclination or liking.
Ponderous
[Pendo-to weigh]Extremely heavy; massive.
Imponderable
[Pendo-to weigh]unable to be assessed or measured precisely.
Preponderant
[Pendo-to weigh]Superior in power.
Echelon
[Scala-steps]A step-like formation of troops, ships, or aircraft.
Transcendent
[Scala-steps]Going beyond the limits of ordinary experience.