Meaning of “high-level” in the English Dictionary

"high-level" in American English

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high-leveladjective

/ˈhɑɪˈlev·əl/

very important:

a high-level scientist/conference

(Definition of “high-level” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"high-level" in Business English

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high-leveladjective

uk /ˌhaɪˈlevəl/ us

WORKPLACE in a position of importance or great influence, or involving people who are in positions of power or great influence:

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” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)