from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The highest socioeconomic class in a society.

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  • n. those people at the top of a social hierarchy
  • n. the aristocracy

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the class occupying the highest position in the social hierarchy


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