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strata
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition
layers

or:

levels, classes, or groups into which people or other things are divided
  • He says this, a censor of morals, a very pelican in his piety, who did not scruple, oblivious of the ties of nature, to attempt illicit intercourse with a female domestic drawn from the lowest strata of society!
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (57% in)
strata = social classes
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