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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Render fertile and preserve by placing between layers of earth or sand; Form, arrange, or deposit in layers; Divide society into social classes or castes; Develop different social levels, classes, or castes.

Usage examples (37)
  • stratify seeds
  • I continue to object to being read as someone who wants to "stratify" the Gospel of Thomas.
  • They will certainly stratify who gets what, when and how.
  • Our society uses the educational system to stratify by IQ. for more
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