Hierarchic vs Hierarchical - What's the difference?

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Hierarchic is a related term of hierarchical.


As adjectives the difference between hierarchic and hierarchical

is that hierarchic is hierarchal while hierarchical is pertaining to a hierarchy.

hierarchic

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Adjective

(head)
  • hierarchal
  • hierarchical

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    Alternative forms

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    Adjective

    (-)
  • Pertaining to a hierarchy.
  • Of or pertaining to an ecclesiastic or priestly order.
  • Classified or arranged according to various criteria into successive ranks or grades.
  • It has been said that only a hierarchical society with a leisure class at the top can produce works of art.'' - ''source?