Synonyms for Levels:

n.

categories (noun)
Styles, clans, kingdoms, ranks, Castes, Strains, stamps, Varieties, series, brands, Families, sets, stripes, Genera, denominations, designations, breeds, stocks, Categories, sorts, feathers, Phyla, Grains, Classifications, Genotypes, Classes, Races, persuasions, molds, types, species, Forms, peoples, orders, kinds, Taxonomies, labels, LINEs.
degrees (noun)
magnitudes, notches, Measures, intensities, degrees, calibers, grades, ranges, Scales, steps, extents, Qualities, potentials, amplitudes.
gauges (noun)
logs, tape measures, Compasses, rules, rods, micrometers, straightedges, sextants, T squares, transits, protractors, rulers, gauges, dials, yardsticks.
layers (noun)
coats, Hierarchies, Stories, tiers, graduations, layers, coverings, mantles, Strata, laminations, blankets.
tools (noun)
machetes, saws, hammers, buzz saws, wrenches, chisels, vises, band saws, tin snips, keyhole saws, snips, grindstones, grapnels, calipers, planes, wedges, tire irons, scythes, spoke shaves, drill presses, jointers, tools, wrecking bars, spades, crowbars, sledgehammers, shovels, lathes, handsaws, bench drills, Drills, Axes, Knives, emery wheels, jackknives, posthole augers, scroll saws, hacksaws, ripsaws, picks, lug wrenches, edgers, circular saws, screwdrivers, miter boxes, punches, table saws, arc welders, scissors, monkey wrenches, augers, spanners, shears, welders, claw hammers, radial arm saws, sickles, back saws, pickaxes, gouges, hedge trimmers, mallets, pliers, planers, files, crosscut saws, coping saws, staplers, ball-peen hammers, pipe wrenches, hatchets, hoes, awls, jigsaws, squares, bow saws, chain saws, cold chisels, trowels.

v.

destroys (verb)
decimates, abolishes, vaporizes, destroys, razes, annihilates, disintegrates, mows down, pulverizes, exterminates, flattens, demolishes, wrecks, smashes, atomizes, lays waste, tears down, bulldozes, knocks down, rips to shreds, dismantles, extirpates, eradicates, devastates, desolates.
flattens (verb)
deflates, squishes, compresses.
homogenizes (verb)
conforms, homogenizes.
layers (verb)
stratifies, laminates.
smoothes (verb)
sands, burnishes, smoothes, Polishes, glazes, slicks, grinds, glosses, evens.

Usage examples for levels

  1. The ridges were dark with pines for a space, but grew smooth and green at lower levels and at last melted into haze. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  2. Indeed water was lifted to levels where it would not flow naturally, by means of wheels turned with mules, or even in some places carried up by the women, who bore poles on their shoulders to which were balanced buckets. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  3. Should success be still incomplete, gigantic inevitable famine stalks in the rear, and with one mighty blow levels the population with the food of the world. – An Essay on the Principle of Population by Thomas Malthus