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Definition:
  • render fertile and preserve by placing between layers of earth or sand; "stratify seeds";
  • form layers or strata; "The rock stratifies";
  • form, arrange, or deposit in layers; "The fish are stratified in barrels"; "The rock was stratified by the force of the water"; "A statistician stratifies the list of names according to the addresses";
  • divide society into social classes or castes; "Income distribution often stratifies a society";
  • develop different social levels, classes, or castes; "Society stratifies when the income gap widens";

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    Hyponyms: interstratify

     

    Derivational Morphology: stratification, stratum, social stratification

     

     
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