What is another word for STRATAS?

Pronunciation: [stɹˈɑːtəz] (IPA)

Stratas are geological layers or rock formations that occur naturally over time. The word "strata" is often used in a geological context, but it can also be used in other contexts to refer to layers or levels. Synonyms for "strata" include tiers, levels, ranks, grades, echelons, layers, and levels. Each of these words implies a different way in which something is structured or organized. For example, "tiers" implies a stepped structure, while "ranks" implies a social or hierarchical structure. The use of synonyms can help writers to avoid repetition and add variety to their language.

What are the hypernyms for Stratas?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Stratas

North of there the California STRATAS begin again.
"Down the Mother Lode"
Vivia Hemphill
In the parts of Etna that we went over, I saw no STRATAS of pumice stones, which are frequent near Vesuvius, and cover the ancient city of Pompeii; but our guide told us, that there are such in other parts of the mountain.
"Observations on Mount Vesuvius, Mount Etna, and Other Volcanos"
William Hamilton
Our attention is next drawn to the planet Saturn, which, we are informed, is not only shining in his starry sphere of the heavens, but is also buried in the ocean depths and embodied in the STRATAS of the earth.
"The-Light-of-Egypt-or-the-science-of-the-soul-and-the-stars-Volume-2"
Burgoyne, Thomas H.

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