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trierarchy

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noun tri·er·ar·chy \-ˌrär-kē\

Definition of trierarchy

  1. :  the ancient Athenian plan whereby individual citizens furnished and maintained triremes as a civic duty



Circa 1837

First Known Use of trierarchy

circa 1837

Rhymes with trierarchy

autarchy, autarky, dyarchy, eparchy, exarchy, heptarchy, malarkey, menarche, pentarchy, squirearchy, tetrarchy, triarchy


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