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jati

[jah-tee] /ˈdʒɑ ti/
noun, Hinduism.
1.
caste (def 2).
Compare varna.
Origin of jati
< Sanskrit jāti
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  • In other words, they're a genetically distinct jati.
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noun

a Hindu caste system; also, any of the subcastes of this system

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Sanskrit 'birth'

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