high-level

[hahy-lev-uhl]
adjective
1.
undertaken by or composed of participants having a high status: a high-level meeting; a high-level investigation.
2.
having senior authority or high status: high-level personnel.
3.
(of a programming language) based on a vocabulary of Englishlike statements for writing program code rather than the more abstract instructions typical of assembly language or machine language.
4.
Military. (of aerial warfare) undertaken at or from a high altitude: high-level bombing; a high-level attack.

Origin:
1875–80

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high-level
 
adj
(of conferences, talks, etc) involving very important people

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