conification

noun
con·​i·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌkänəfə̇ˈkāshən, ˌkōn- \
plural -s

Definition of conification

: the act or process of tapering toward the top conification of the social structure

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History and Etymology for conification

from cone entry 1, after such pairs as English code: codification

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“Conification.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conification. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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