Meaning of “high-level language” in the English Dictionary

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"high-level language" in British English

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high-level languagenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌhaɪ.lev.əl ˈlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/ us /ˌhaɪ.lev.əl ˈlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/ specialized

a language for writing computer programs that looks more like human language than computer language and is therefore easier to understand

(Definition of “high-level language” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)