hierarchical


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hierarchical

adjective Referring to a structure or function that is organised in a hierarchy.
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Survey respondents district wide (not including the Literacy Committee) perceive school district decision making as more hierarchical than collaborative.
These bishops may drink obediently of the cup of criticism for their hesitation in identifying the sex abuse crisis and their lack of grace in managing it, but not one of them can imagine that by living the hierarchical style they are responsible for both.
2 is available with increased autonomic functionality for SAN management, new LAN-free enhancements and improved hierarchical storage management usability.
Only "gays and lesbians" who voluntarily remain members of the hierarchical churches would not have access to the civil courts for relief.
Holding onto the "logic of hierarchical opposition," the town must continually enforce its borders, given that defining "an identity, a closed totality, always depends on excluding some elements" (Young 303).
It compares register transfer level (RTL) code to flattened or hierarchical netlists for multi-million gate designs in minutes or hours, instead of days or weeks required by comparable tools.
Instead, as one of the book's most intriguing sections demonstrates, feminists actually supported and perpetuated the hierarchical tendencies in office work.
In hierarchical storage servers, inactive files are systematically relocated onto optical disks, but are not archived.
To represent the similarity relationships among these 91 skilled occupations in a hierarchical structure, their mean R-I-A-S-E-C profiles reported in the CAI manual (Johannson, 1982) were used as input and submitted to a hierarchical cluster analysis.
Recent learning theories describe hierarchical models of learning processes suggesting that student learning is enhanced when students are taught "higher level" processes and are scaffolded into the next level in the hierarchy.
This research evaluated the usefulness of three approaches for predicting college grades: (1) traditional regression models; (2) high school effects models; and (3) hierarchical linear models.