hierarchism

[hahy-uh-rahr-kiz-uh m, hahy-rahr-kiz-]

Origin of hierarchism

First recorded in 1840–50; hierarch(y) + -ism
Related formshi·er·ar·chist, nounan·ti·hi·er·ar·chism, noun
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