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1. stratification

noun. the act or process or arranging persons into classes or social strata.

Synonyms

  • classification
  • categorisation
  • compartmentalization
  • categorization
  • assortment

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • subordinate
  • upper-class

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • stratum (English)
  • stratum (Latin)

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2. stratification

noun. the placing of seeds in damp sand or sawdust or peat moss in order to preserve them or promote germination.

Synonyms

  • placement
  • emplacement
  • location
  • positioning
  • position

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • there
  • here
  • studio

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • stratum (English)
  • stratum (Latin)

3. stratification

noun. forming or depositing in layers.

Synonyms

  • geological process
  • geologic process

Antonyms

  • anterior
  • posterior
  • inner

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • stratum (English)
  • stratum (Latin)

4. stratification

noun. the condition of being arranged in social strata or classes within a group.

Synonyms

  • condition

Antonyms

  • outer
  • outwardness

Etymology

  • -ification (English)
  • -ification (French)
  • stratum (English)
  • stratum (Latin)

5. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] relating to human society and its members.

Antonyms

  • unfriendliness

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

6. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups.

Synonyms

  • gregarious
  • multiethnic
  • friendly
  • cultural
  • ethnic
  • sociable
  • sociality
  • interpersonal
  • ethnical

Antonyms

  • unsocial
  • unfriendly
  • unsociable
  • inhospitable

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

7. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] composed of sociable people or formed for the purpose of sociability.

Antonyms

  • hostile

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

8. social

noun. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity.

Synonyms

  • mixer
  • sociable

Antonyms

  • introversive
  • ambiversive
  • unsociability

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

9. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] marked by friendly companionship with others.

Antonyms

  • ungracious

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

10. social

adjective. ['ˈsoʊʃəl'] tending to move or live together in groups or colonies of the same kind.

Antonyms

  • uncongenial

Etymology

  • social (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • socialis (Latin)

Example sentences of the word social-stratification


1. Noun Phrase
Students write a report at the end of the semester to analyze social stratification.

2. Noun Phrase
The social stratification of residents was not limited to whether or not a person had the ability to vote.

3. Noun Phrase
A teacher can lead a post-game discussion to help students analyze how the game reflects social stratification.

4. Noun Phrase
Rather than the social stratification that had dominated Chinese society, Confucius advocated that rulers and administrators should be chosen by merit, via a system of education and examination.

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