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hierarchy
used in Childhood's End

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Definition a ranking — typically by importance; or something with such a ranking — such as an organization of people
  • It was almost inevitable that George, as a leading member of the artistic hierarchy, should be one of the reception committee.
    Chapter 17 (15% in)
  • Often you must have wondered what position my race held in the hierarchy of the universe.
    Chapter 20 (63% in)

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