low-level

adjective low-lev·el \ ˈlō-ˈle-vəl \

Definition of low-level

1 : occurring, done, or placed at a low level
2 : being of low importance or rank
3 : being or relating to nuclear waste containing low concentrations of radioactive components

First Known Use of low-level

1845


LOW-LEVEL Defined for English Language Learners

low-level

adjective

Definition of low-level for English Language Learners

  • : of low importance or rank

  • : not strong : low in strength or degree


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