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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Classified according to various criteria into successive levels or layers.

Usage examples (33)
  • We are, structurally, a non-hierarchic organisation.
  • A hierarchic structure doesn't encourage such a view.
  • A hierarchic system is more fragile than a distributed system.
  • In other words, “poverty is hierarchic, smog is democratic.” for more
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