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(Sociology) sociol the hierarchical structures of class and status in any society
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The ranking of social groups in a hierarchy. Castes, classes, and estates are different forms of social stratification.
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|Noun||1.||social stratification - the condition of being arranged in social strata or classes within a group|
condition - a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing; "the human condition"
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