verb (used with object)
to form or place in strata
to preserve or germinate (seeds) by placing them between layers of earth.
Sociology. to arrange in a hierarchical order, especially according to graded status levels.
verb (used without object)
Geology. to lie in beds or layers.
Sociology. to develop hierarchically, especially as graded status levels.
is always a great word to know.
So is zedonk. Does it mean:
Origin: 1655–65; Related forms
modeled on Neo-Latin strātificāre,
equivalent to strāti- strati-
+ -ficāre -fy
de-strat·i·fy, verb (used with object), de-strat·i·fied, de-strat·i·fy·ing.