nonhierarchical

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adjective non·hi·er·ar·chi·cal \ˌnän-ˌhī-(ə-)ˈrär-ki-kəl also -hir-ˈär-\

Definition of nonhierarchical

  1. :  not hierarchical; especially :  not divided into, organized by, or involving different levels of importance or status a nonhierarchical organization/structure All great groups have extraordinary leaders. It's a paradox, really, because great groups tend to be collegial and nonhierarchical, peopled by singularly competent individuals who often have an anti-authoritarian streak. — Warren Bennis and Patricia Ward Biederman

nonhierarchically

play \ˌnän-ˌhī-(ə-)ˈrär-ki-k(ə-)lē also -hir-ˈär-\ adverb

1910

First Known Use of nonhierarchical

1910


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