"stratification" Definition

  1. n. The act or process of laying in strata, or the state of being laid in the form of strata, or layers.
  2. n. The deposition of material in successive layers in the growth of a cell wall, thus giving rise to a stratified appearance.

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Position in dictionary: 95536 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "stratification": 1
Words that end with "stratification": 2
Words that contain "stratification": 2
Next words in dictionary: stratified, stratiform, stratify, stratifying, stratigraphic, stratigraphical, stratigraphy, stratocracy, stratographic, stratographical
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English Dictionary Definition of stratification

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