follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

class structure

class structure in Culture

class structure definition


The hierarchical organization by which a society or community is divided into classes. The vast majority of the population of the United States considers itself as belonging to the middle class. In Marxism, class structure is organized into the bourgeoisie and the proletariat.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for class structure
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Word Value for class

7
9
Scrabble Words With Friends