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 (hī′ə-rär′kĭ-kəl, hī-rär′-) or hi·er·ar·chic (-kĭk) or hi·er·ar·chal (-rär′kəl)
Of or relating to a hierarchy.

hi′er·ar′chi·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.hierarchically - in a hierarchical manner; "hierarchically organized"


[ˌhaɪəˈrɑːkɪklɪ] ADVjerárquicamente
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However, recent discoveries point to the hierarchically relevant role of a previously disregarded class of transcripts, named long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs), in the control of gene expression.
Part I, which presents the theoretical case, lays out a series of common rationales for judicial deference and explains how those rationales actually support a regime of hierarchically variable deference.
Based on papers published by the author's research group, the graduate textbook explores combining graphene-infused epoxy resins with conventional microfiber reinforcement to create hierarchically organized multiscale composites, the possibility of developing graphene ceramic and metal-matrix composites, and liquid matrices for graphene oxide colloids leading to novel graphene cutting fluids, coolants, and coatings.
Galaxies are believed to form hierarchically through the merger of smaller galaxies and still smaller star clusters.
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A weak point of the hierarchically managed strategy is that, if a sub-manager process crashes, all processes that report to that sub-manager are lost.
Additionally, an enhanced interface for the tool allows designers to track progress and analyze synthesis results hierarchically.
of Victoria, Canada) analyzes in detail a 38-minute classroom conversation on the production of a hierarchically organized map of science concepts, to provide an extended reflection on language, learning, language development, linguistic transformation, and the learning paradox.
Capitalist businesses are organised hierarchically .
However, against "Natividad Frias," in 2007, a ruling in the case of "GN" was made that the fetus's right to life is hierarchically higher than the woman's right to privacy.
A redundant and hierarchically structured set of oligonucleotide probes (17 mer to 37 mer) that targeted five genes (16S rRNA, iap, gltA, gltB and inlB) was designed, synthesized and spotted onto epoxy-derivatized glass slides.
In Chapter 2, Nussbaum presents a modified version of the Lerdahl and Jackendoff generative theory of tonal music, according to which mental representations of music are hierarchically structured contents that have their own Chomskyan-style grammatical deep structure.

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