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echelon

noun
 
 
/ˈeʃəlɒn/ formal
the lower/upper echelons the people at the lower/upper level of a large organization or society: the upper echelons of government/managementPosition and status in groups and organizations
(Definition of echelon from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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