adhocratic etymology

English word adhocratic comes from English -cratic, English ad hoc

Detailed word origin of adhocratic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cratic English (eng) Used to form adjectives, of or befitting -cracy. Used to form adjectives, of or befitting -crat.
ad hoc English (eng) For a particular purpose.. On the spur of the moment. (science) (of a hypothesis) Postulated solely to save a theory from being falsified, without making any new predictions.. Created on the spur of the moment; impromptu.. For a particular purpose.. Special.
adhocratic English (eng) (business, organizational theory) Relating to adhocracy; adhocratical.

Words with the same origin as adhocratic

Descendants of -cratic
Eurocratic androcratic antitechnocratic chromocratic heterocratic hierocratic ideocratic kleptocratic leucocratic leukocratic logocratic melanocratic nontechnocratic phallocratic physiocratic plutocratic polycratic technocratic technocratically xerocratic
Descendants of ad hoc
adhocrat adhocratical adhocratically