low-level

adjective
low-lev·​el | \ ˈlō-ˈle-vəl How to pronounce low-level (audio) \

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, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Low-level.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/low-level. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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low-level

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of low-level

: of low importance or rank
: not strong : low in strength or degree

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