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higheradjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈhɑɪ·ər/
more developed or advanced: higher species of animals
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"higher" in British English

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higheradjective

uk   /ˈhaɪ.ər/  us   /ˈhaɪ.ɚ/

Highernoun [C]

uk   /ˈhaɪ.ər/  us   /ˈhaɪ.ɚ/
in Scotland, an official exam that is taken in schools, usually by students aged 16 - 18 who want to study at college or university
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Translations of “higher”
in Chinese (Simplified) 高的, 更高的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 高的, 更高的…
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