hierarchize

verb
hi·​er·​ar·​chize | \ ˈhī-(ə-)ˌrär-ˌkīz How to pronounce hierarchize (audio) \
hierarchized; hierarchizing

Definition of hierarchize

transitive verb

: to arrange in a hierarchy

Other Words from hierarchize

hierarchization \ ˌhī-​(ə-​)ˌrär-​kə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce hierarchization (audio) , -​ˌkī-​ˈzā-​ \ noun

First Known Use of hierarchize

1884, in the meaning defined above

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“Hierarchize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hierarchize. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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