leveler

leveler
leveler [lev′əl ər]
n.
1. one that levels
2. a person who wishes to abolish political and social inequalities
3. [L-] a member of an English party that arose among radical Parliamentarians ( c. 1646) and advocated the leveling of all social ranks and the establishment of a more democratic government: Also sp. leveller

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