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hierarchy
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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Definition
a ranking — typically by importance; or something with such a ranking — such as an organization of people
  • David always said Lexington was like the limestone on which it was built: layers of stratification, nuances of being and belonging, your place in the hierarchy fixed in stone long ago.
    p. 128.5

There are no more uses of "hierarchy" in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter.

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