holding a high position or rank.
noun, plural high-ups.
a person holding a high position or rank; higher-up.
(informal) a person who holds an important or influential position
An important person; big shot, higher-up •Most often plural: Rico got in touch with some of the high-ups (1868+)
/ˈhaɪˌfɛlt; -ˌvɛlt/ noun 1. the highveld, the high-altitude grassland region of E South Africa
[hahy-vohl-tij] /ˈhaɪˈvoʊl tɪdʒ/ adjective 1. operating on or powered by high voltage: a high-voltage generator. 2. Informal. dynamic; powerful: a high-voltage theatrical entrepreneur.
- High voltage differential
hardware (HVD) Differential SCSI scheme that has been in use for years. The terminators run on 5 Volts DC. See also LVD. (1999-02-16)
[hahy-wawl] /ˈhaɪˌwɔl/ noun 1. the unexcavated face of exposed overburden and coal in a surface mine.