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low-lev·el

(lō′lĕv′əl)
adj.
1. Relating to or being of low rank or importance: a low-level job.
2. Situated in or occurring at a low level: low-level radiation.
3. Computers Of or relating to a computer language, such as an assembly language, in which each instruction corresponds to an instruction in machine language or allows instructions to address specific memory locations or other architectural elements.
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low-level

adj
1. not high in the sky
2. low in intensity or degree
3. at a relatively low level in a hierarchy
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low′-lev′el



adj.
1. undertaken by or composed of members having a low status: a low-level meeting.
2. having low status or rank.
3. undertaken at or from a low altitude: low-level bombing.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.low-level - not intense; "low-level radiation"
low - less than normal in degree or intensity or amount; "low prices"; "the reservoir is low"
2.low-level - lower in rank or importance
subordinate - subject or submissive to authority or the control of another; "a subordinate kingdom"
inferior - of or characteristic of low rank or importance
3.low-level - at a low level in rank or importance; "a low-level job"; "low-level discussions"
inferior - of or characteristic of low rank or importance
4.low-level - occurring at a relatively low altitude; "a low-level strafing run"
low - literal meanings; being at or having a relatively small elevation or upward extension; "low ceilings"; "low clouds"; "low hills"; "the sun is low"; "low furniture"; "a low bow"
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Translations

low-level

[ˈləʊˈlevl]
A. ADJde bajo nivel
B. CPD low-level language N (Comput) → lenguaje m de bajo nivel
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low-level

[ˈləʊˌlɛvl] adja basso livello; (flying) → a bassa quota
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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