Definitions for "hierarchical"
The structure of a thesaurus is hierarchical. Each term within the hierarchy lists related terms.
A type of data storage structure that links data in a tree-like fashion. Knowledge about these data is dependent on the data structure.
An organizational style of reporting relationship where each person or group reports to a more senior person or group of individuals. The style usually resembles a pyramid with the most senior person at the apex (top) of the pyramid.
Keywords:  gerarchico
routing The complex problem of routing on large networks can be simplified by reducing the size of the networks. This is accomplished by breaking a network into a hierarchy of networks, where each level is responsible for its own routing. The Internet has, basically, three levels: the backbones, the mid-levels, and the stub networks. The backbones know how to route between the mid-levels, the mid-levels know how to route between the sites, and each site knows how to route internally.
classified according to various criteria into successive levels or layers; "it has been said that only a hierarchical society with a leisure class at the top can produce works of art"; "in her hierarchical set of values honesty comes first"
Of or pertaining to a hierarchy; ordered in a hierarchy.
Pertaining to a transitive relation between objects by which they may be ordered into a hierarchy; as, a hierarchical relation.
A ranking of subjects or things from the most general to the most specific.