Meaning of HEIGHT in English
( n. )
The distance to which anything rises above its foot, above that on which in stands, above the earth, or above the level of the sea; altitude; the measure upward from a surface, as the floor or the ground, of animal, especially of a man; stature.
Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary. Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster. 2012