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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The placing of seeds in damp sand or sawdust or peat moss in order to preserve them or promote germination; The act or process or arranging persons into classes or social order; A layered configuration;

Usage examples (36)
  • You could have a totally unbiased exit poll with zero sampling error, but until the stratification is accounted for, you have no information.
  • If individuals value social stratification, is it the government's business to correct them?
  • Dallas 'stratification is largely disbursed along the lines of income rather than reflectivity.
  • The Index is put together using a technique known as stratification, which is an average of sale prices for common groups of properties. for more
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