|a.||1.||Having its substance arranged in strata, or layers; |
|Adj.||1.||stratified - arranged in a sequence of grades or ranks; "stratified areas of the distribution"|
|2.||stratified - deposited or arranged in horizontal layers; "stratified rock"|
unstratified - not deposited in layers; "glacial till is unstratified"
|3.||stratified - (used of society) socially hierarchical; "American society is becoming increasingly stratified"|