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"übergeordnet"

English translation: higher level

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German term or phrase:übergeordnet
English translation:higher level
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03:48 Jul 11, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Computers: Software
German term or phrase: "übergeordnet"
"Die semantische Zuordnung erfolgt in übergeordneten Elementen."
The above occurs in the description of a software program ...
Antoinette-M. Sixt Ruth
Local time: 13:22
higher order
Explanation:
The semantic classification is done in higher order elements.
Ernst also gives 'higher ranking' or 'overriding, for 'übergeordnet'
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 20:22
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1higher order
Mats Wiman
nahigher levelKrokodil
nahigher-level directories
Parrot
naparent objectsRebekka Groß
nahigher-levelKrokodil


  

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7 mins
higher-level


Explanation:
Own experience with contexts of this nature


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Krokodil
Germany
Local time: 20:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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9 mins peer agreement (net): +1
higher order


Explanation:
The semantic classification is done in higher order elements.
Ernst also gives 'higher ranking' or 'overriding, for 'übergeordnet'

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 20:22
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in category: 12

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alexander Schleber: Mats is right.
4 hrs
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11 mins
parent objects


Explanation:


parent folder - übergeordneter Ordner
parent domain - übergeorndete Domäne


    Microsoft use
    own experience
Rebekka Groß
Local time: 19:22
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 8
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12 mins
higher-level directories


Explanation:
If this refers to directories and subdirectories, in the so-called Parent Folders.


    German Dictionary of Computing & Information Technology
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 20:22
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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21 hrs
higher level


Explanation:
Strange that the selected answer is "higher order", yet "higher level" has been entered in the glossary!

Krokodil
Germany
Local time: 20:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Feb 11, 2015 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Field (specific)(none) » Computers: Software


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