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higher

EN[ˈhaɪ.əɹ] [haɪə]
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WHigher
  • Higher may refer to:

    Definition of higher in English Dictionary

  • 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 each panel, the displayed curves correspond to the higher concentration of the analyte, both for hproNGF WT and mutants, in order to compare the proneurotrophins on the same antibody.
            • 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 ].
            • The different slippery sequences, intercodons, and downstream secondary structures facilitated a frameshift efficiency that was ~2.5-fold higher for PEG10 than for HIV-1 (Fig 1 ).
          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.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Adjective forms
              • Adjective comparative forms
            • Adverbs
              • Adverb forms
                • Adverb comparative forms
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
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              Source: Wiktionary
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              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.
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