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high-leveladjective

 /ˈhɑɪˈlev·əl/
very ​important: a high-level ​scientist/​conference
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high-leveladjective

uk   us   /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/​officialhigh-level meetings/negotiations/talks The White ​House has ​acknowledged that high-level discussions are taking ​place.
IT used to describe a ​language for writing ​computerprograms which looks more like ​humanlanguage than ​computerlanguage 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)
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