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strat·i·fy

 (străt′ə-fī′)
v. strat·i·fied, strat·i·fy·ing, strat·i·fies
v.tr.
1. To form, arrange, or deposit in layers.
2. To prepare (seeds) for germination by storing them under cold, moist conditions.
3.
a. To arrange or separate into castes, classes, or social levels.
b. To separate into a sequence of graded status levels.
v.intr.
1. To become layered; form strata.
2. To develop different levels of caste, class, privilege, or status.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stratified - arranged in a sequence of grades or ranks; "stratified areas of the distribution"
hierarchal, hierarchic, hierarchical - classified according to various criteria into successive levels or layers; "it has been said that only a hierarchical society with a leisure class at the top can produce works of art"; "in her hierarchical set of values honesty comes first"
2.stratified - deposited or arranged in horizontal layersstratified - deposited or arranged in horizontal layers; "stratified rock"
geology - a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks
unstratified - not deposited in layers; "glacial till is unstratified"
3.stratified - (used of society) socially hierarchical; "American society is becoming increasingly stratified"
hierarchal, hierarchic, hierarchical - classified according to various criteria into successive levels or layers; "it has been said that only a hierarchical society with a leisure class at the top can produce works of art"; "in her hierarchical set of values honesty comes first"
Translations

stratified

[ˈstrætɪfaɪd] ADJestratificado

stratified

adj (Geol) → geschichtet, schichtförmig; stratified rockSchichtgestein nt

stratified

[ˈstrætɪfaɪd] adjstratificato/a

strat·i·fied

a. estratificado-a, colocado-a en capas;
___ epitheliumepitelio ___.
References in classic literature ?
It was a kind of satire on Nature: it was the scientific method, the geologic method; it deposited the history of the family in a stratified record; and the antiquary could dig through it and tell by the remains of each period what changes of diet the family had introduced successively for a hundred years.
The village is situated at the bottom of a valley, bounded by lofty and jagged walls of stratified lava.
Objective: We propose to study turbulence and mixing in stably stratified fluid.
Statistical, stratified random sampling: This is the most widely used approach.
The company is enrolling around 150 patients with germinal centre diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL) or follicular lymphoma, stratified into those expressing mutant EZH2 and those expressing wild type EZH2, and patients with non-germinal centre DLBCL in this five-arm Phase II trial.
In this paper, some generalized exponential chain ratio and chain product type estimators have been proposed for finite population mean in the presence of non-response in stratified two-phase sampling when means of the auxiliary variables are not available.
However, over the vocal cords, it is nonkeratinised stratified squamous which protects the tissue from the effects of the considerable mechanical stresses acting on the surface of the vocal cords.
If stratified medicine had been available, it would have been a big transition to get me back on my feet.
Handbook of Pharmacogenomics and Stratified Medicine
The uniform asymptotic forms of the internal gravity waves in horizontally inhomogeneous and non- stationary stratified ocean are obtained.
The use of stratified air distribution systems has received increased attention recently due to the claims of improved indoor air quality and reduced energy use.
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