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  • 1 Social rank — or simply rank is a hierarchy based on one s perceived importance in society.In modern usage, the term is somewhat ambiguous; is this importance to be determined in the traditional sense, based on class and lineage (or breeding) or are factors… …

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  • 2 social rank — index class Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 social rank — noun position in a social hierarchy the British are more aware of social status than Americans are • Syn: ↑social station, ↑social status, ↑rank • Hypernyms: ↑status, ↑position …

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  • 4 Rank — is a very broad term with several meanings. As a noun it is usually related to a relative position or to some kind of ordering (see also ranking). As an adjective it is used to mean profuse, conspicuous, absolute, or unpleasant, especially in… …

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  • 5 social class — social rank, communal layer …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6 social status — social rank, place where one ranks on a societal scale …

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  • 7 rank — rank1 [ ræŋk ] noun ** 1. ) count or uncount someone s official position in the military, police force, fire department, etc.: Her rank when she retired was captain. rank of: He joined in 1998, and quickly rose to the rank of detective.… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 rank — I UK [ræŋk] / US noun Word forms rank : singular rank plural ranks ** 1) [countable/uncountable] someone s official position in the armed forces, police, fire service etc Her rank when she retired was captain. rank of: He joined in 1998, and… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 social station — noun position in a social hierarchy the British are more aware of social status than Americans are • Syn: ↑social status, ↑social rank, ↑rank • Hypernyms: ↑status, ↑position • …

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  • 10 social status — noun position in a social hierarchy (Freq. 1) the British are more aware of social status than Americans are • Syn: ↑social station, ↑social rank, ↑rank • Hypernyms: ↑status, ↑position …

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  • 11 Social phobia — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Social phobias ICD10 = ICD10|F|40|1|f|40, ICD10|F|93|2|f|90 ICD9 = ICD9|300.23 Social phobia (DSM IV 300.23), also known as social anxiety disorder [ [http://www.webmd.com/anxiety panic/guide/mental health social… …

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  • 12 social — socially, adv. socialness, n. /soh sheuhl/, adj. 1. pertaining to, devoted to, or characterized by friendly companionship or relations: a social club. 2. seeking or enjoying the companionship of others; friendly; sociable; gregarious. 3. of,… …

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  • 13 social area analysis — A variant of urban ecology associated with the work of Eshref Shevky and Wendell Bell and their associates (see especially, The Social Areas of Los Angeles, 1949, and, Social Area Analysis, 1955). The original formulation offered an almost wholly …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 14 social — /ˈsoʊʃəl / (say sohshuhl) adjective 1. relating to, devoted to, or characterised by friendly companionship or relations: a social club. 2. friendly or sociable, as persons or the disposition, spirit, etc. 3. relating to, connected with, or suited …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 15 Rank — Rank, n. [OE. renk, reng, OF. renc, F. rang, fr. OHG. hring a circle, a circular row, G. ring. See {Ring}, and cf. {Range}, n. & v.] 1. A row or line; a range; an order; a tier; as, a rank of osiers. [1913 Webster] Many a mountain nigh Rising in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 Rank and file — Rank Rank, n. [OE. renk, reng, OF. renc, F. rang, fr. OHG. hring a circle, a circular row, G. ring. See {Ring}, and cf. {Range}, n. & v.] 1. A row or line; a range; an order; a tier; as, a rank of osiers. [1913 Webster] Many a mountain nigh… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Social order — is a concept used in sociology, history and other social sciences. It refers to a set of linked social structures, social institutions and social practices which conserve, maintain and enforce normal ways of relating and behaving. A social order… …

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  • 18 Social bookmarking — is a method for Internet users to organize, store, manage and search for bookmarks of resources online. Unlike file sharing, the resources themselves aren t shared, merely bookmarks that reference them. Descriptions may be added to these… …

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  • 19 Social hierarchy — is a multi tiered pyramid like social or functional structure having an apex as the centralization of power. The term can also be applied to animal societies, but the term dominance hierarchy is preferred most times. Typically, institutions such… …

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  • 20 rank — rank1 [raŋk] n. [MFr renc < OFr ranc, renc: see RANGE] 1. a row, line, or series 2. an orderly arrangement 3. a social division or class; stratum of society [people from all ranks of life] 4. a high position in society; high degree; eminence …

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