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adhocracy

/ædˈhɒkrəsɪ/
noun
1.
management that responds to urgent problems rather than planning to avoid them
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Contemporary definitions for adhocracy
noun

an organization with a very simple structure or lack of structure; opposite of bureaucracy

Examples

An adhocracy is devoid of rules and regulations, a hierarchy, or standard procedures for problem-solving; rather, it is flexible and responsive.

Word Origin

a play on the word 'bureaucracy'

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