Meaning of STRATIFICATION in English

STRATIFICATION

n.

Pronunciation: ˌ stra-t ə -f ə - ' k ā -sh ə n

Function: noun

Date: circa 1617

1 a : the act or process of stratifying b : the state of being stratified

2 : a stratified formation

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