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high-ranking

adj
having a senior position in a military or political organization
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.high-ranking - at an elevated level in rank or importancehigh-ranking - at an elevated level in rank or importance; "a high-level official"; "a high-level corporate briefing"; "upper-level management"
superior - of or characteristic of high rank or importance; "a superior ruler"

high-ranking

adjective
Raised to or occupying a high position or rank:
Translations

high-ranking

[ˌhaɪˈræŋkɪŋ] ADJde categoría; [official] → de alto rango, de alto grado (Mil) → de alta graduación

high-ranking

[ˌhaɪˈræŋkɪŋ] adjdi alto rango
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