the senior criminal court in Scotland, to which all cases of murder and rape and all cases involving heavy penalties are referred
[hahy-dad-ee] /ˈhaɪˌdæd i/ noun, plural highdaddies. U.S. Furniture. 1. a highboy having no drawers in the supporting frame.
noun 1. a holy or festal day. 2. 1 . noun 1. a day of celebration; festival (esp in the phrase high days and holidays)
[hahy-uh-rahr-ki-kuh l, hahy-rahr-] /ˌhaɪ əˈrɑr kɪ kəl, haɪˈrɑr-/ adjective 1. of, belonging to, or characteristic of a . adj. 1560s, from hierarchic + -al (1). Related: Hierarchically.
- Hierarchical file system
file system A file system in which the files are organised into a hierarchy. The nodes of the hierarchy are called directories while the leaves are the files themselves. See also root directory. Compare flat file system. (1996-11-21)