Definition of hierarchical adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

hierarchical

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌhaɪəˈrɑːkɪkl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhaɪəˈrɑːrkɪkl//
 
 
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arranged in a hierarchy a hierarchical society/structure/organization The company’s structure is rigidly hierarchical.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hierarchical