how to pronounce hierarchy


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the above transcription of hierarchy is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

hierarchy is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of hierarchy in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… now this gives me a hierarchy for this …”

meaning of hierarchy

Hierarchy is a system of authority in which power is distributed among a group of people.

hierarchy frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word hierarchy occurs in english on average 16.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hierarchy can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that hierarchy can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to hierarchy


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