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stratumnoun [C]

uk   /ˈstrɑː.təm/ us   /ˈstræt̬.əm/ plural strata /ˈstrɑː.tə/ /ˈstræ.t̬ə/
(Definition of stratum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stratumnoun [C usually pl]

us   /ˈstreɪ·t̬əm, ˈstræt̬·əm/ plural strata us   /ˈstreɪ·t̬ə, ˈstræt̬·ə/
a single layer of something: the upper strata of society
earth science a single layer of the earth: Engineers could inject seawater into sandy strata beneath the city.
(Definition of stratum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stratum”
in Chinese (Simplified) 部分, 层, 阶层…
in Chinese (Traditional) 部分, 層, 階層…
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