stratum

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synonyms for stratum

On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stratum, such as: bed, gradation, grade, lamina, level, and lode.

How to use stratum in a sentence

  • People who do well do not deserve what they have gotten - they got it because they were born into the right social stratum.

  • They were born into the wrong social stratum, or were handicapped by personal weaknesses that were not their fault.

  • And lifting them carefully one off the other, he took out a deal box that had stood in the lowest stratum.

    Checkmate | Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  • It is only a lower stratum, but still it is a part of terra firma, and on no account is it to be ignored.

    Assimilative Memory | Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
  • They reached a depth in his nature which had been long untouched; a stratum, so to speak, which lay far beneath the surface.

    Ramona | Helen Hunt Jackson
  • I thought that the frozen surface of the American woman thawed on the stratum soubrette.

    Ancestors | Gertrude Atherton
  • Reddish, very quartzose sandstone; from a stratum which dips to the south-east, at an angle of about ten or fifteen degrees.

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