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higher meaning

EN[ˈhaɪ.əɹ]
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WHigher
  • Higher may refer to:
  • NounPLhighers
    1. (Scotland, education) A national school-leaving examination and university entrance qualification.
    2. Adjective
      1. comparative form of high: more high.
      2. Adverb
        1. comparative form of high: more high.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • For example, Chironex fleckeri has a relatively large body and a higher ratio of mastigophores (the longest of the penetrant cnidae) correlating to the large organisms which they prey upon [ 41 ].
            • Furthermore, significantly higher levels of loricrin and transglutaminase-3 mRNA were observed in the SM group.
            • In conclusion, sarcopenic older women showed lower muscle function and higher cardiovascular risk due to increased PP levels compared with nonsarcopenic subjects.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Higher weighting was assigned to data from double-blind studies.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • To get the rectangle to hide some of the text, make its z-order higher.
            • Cattle futures: spillover momentum plus evidence of a strong stopper (i.e., 96 loads demanded) should kick the opening higher.

        Meaning of higher for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "higher" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form. It's also an adverb, more specifically, an adverb form. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Adjective forms
              • Adjective comparative forms
            • Adverbs
              • Adverb forms
                • Adverb comparative forms
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
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