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HIERARCHICAL RELATIONSHIP
  1. Context:
    Taxonomy


    Definition:
    A hierarchical relationship is that between a broader term and a narrower term. It is reciprocal and directional.


    Example:


    Source:
    UK Gov Talk Design/selection criteria for software used to handle controlled vocabularies


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See also

ASSOCIATIVE RELATIONSHIP
BROADER TERM
CHILD TERM
HIERARCHY
NARROWER TERM
NODE LABEL
PARENT TERM
RELATIONSHIP
THESAURUS