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higher

adjective uk   /ˈhaɪ.ər/ us    //

higher adjective (HIGH)

comparative of high adjective

higher adjective (EDUCATION)

[before noun] used to refer to an advanced level of education: A greater proportion of people with first degrees are now going on to study for higher degrees.
Translations of “higher”
in Chinese (Traditional) 高的, 更高的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 高的, 更高的…
(Definition of higher adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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