Definition of STRATIFIED

verb : STRATIFIED

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) divide society into social classes or castes; "Income distribution often stratifies a society" ;

  • 2. (

    ) form layers or strata; "The rock stratifies" ;

  • 3. (

    ) develop different social levels, classes, or castes; "Society stratifies when the income gap widens" ;

  • 4. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 5. (

    ) render fertile and preserve by placing between layers of earth or sand; "stratify seeds" ;

Adjective : STRATIFIED

Source: WordNet 3.1


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