Meaning of stratify
Pronunciation: (strat'u-fī"), [key]
— v., -fied, -fy•ing.
- to form or place in strata or layers.
- to preserve or germinate (seeds) by placing them between layers of earth.
- to arrange in a hierarchical order, esp. according to graded status levels.
- to form strata.
- to lie in beds or layers.
- to develop hierarchically, esp. as graded status levels.
- stratify (Thesaurus)