The power is to the multiplication what the multiplication is to the addition.
We can put those this way:
What comes after tetration? What comes whatever comes after tetration? Is this generalized and easily understandale for non-mathematician?
Note: I'm aware of this question, but it doesn't go deeper. I'm asking about the generalization of this process.
We know that
2 + 2 = 4 2 * 2 = 4 2 ^ 2 = 4
2 <sign> 2 always