nonhierarchic


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Adj.1.nonhierarchic - not classified hierarchically
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Sobieszczanski-Sobieski, "Nonhierarchic system decomposition in structural optimization," Engineering Optimization, vol.
is not further corporatism nor pluralism, but may be some experimentation with the sort of dispersed, nonspecialized, nonhierarchic, voluntaristic units, autonomously responsible for allocating their values and resolving their conflicts." (1974: 12728).
The construction of hierarchic and nonhierarchic classifications.
In the nonhierarchic ideal, the end goal is understanding and communication between people.