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English definition of “high-level”

high-level

adjective     /ˌhaɪˈlevəl/
WORKPLACE in a position of importance or great influence , or involving people who are in positions of power or great influence : a high-level administrator / executive / official high-level meetings/negotiations/talks The White House has acknowledged that high-level discussions are taking place .
IT used to describe a language for writing computer programs which looks more like human language than computer language and is therefore easier to understand : C, on the other hand , is a "high-level language " in that it has a greater degree of abstraction .
(Definition of high-level adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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