socio-economic class

socio-economic class
people having the same social, economic, or educational status

the working class


an emerging professional class

Syn: ↑class, ↑stratum, ↑social class
Derivationally related forms: ↑classify (for: ↑class)
Hypernyms: ↑people
Member Holonyms: ↑class structure
Part Holonyms: ↑society

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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