high–level

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adjective high–lev·el \ˈhī-ˈle-vəl\

Definition of high–level

  1. 1 :  occurring, done, or placed at a high level

  2. 2 :  being of high importance or rank high–level diplomats

  3. 3 :  of, relating to, or being a computer programming language (such as BASIC or Pascal) which is similar to a natural language (such as English) and in which each statement is translated by a compiler usually into several machine language instructions

  4. 4 :  relating to or being nuclear waste that contains highly concentrated radioactive components which are environmentally hazardous

First Known Use of high–level

1842


HIGH–LEVEL Defined for English Language Learners

high-level

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Definition of high–level for English Language Learners

  • : of great importance or high rank

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