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Caste | Define Caste at Dictionary.com

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caste [(kast)] One of the four hereditary social divisions in Hinduism. Members of any one caste are restricted in their choice of occupation and may have only ...

Caste | Definition of Caste by Merriam-Webster

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1: one of the hereditary social classes in Hinduism that restrict the occupation of their members and their association with the members of other castes

Caste - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Caste is a form of social stratification characterized by endogamy, non-commensality and hereditary occupations. [1] [2] According to Human Rights Watch and UNICEF ...

Caste - definition of caste by The Free Dictionary

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caste (kăst) n. 1. Any of the hereditary, endogamous social classes or subclasses of traditional Hindu society, stratified according to Hindu ritual purity ...

Caste system in India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The caste system in India is a system of social stratification [1] which has pre-modern origins, was transformed by the British Raj, [2] ...

Caste system - New World Encyclopedia

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While the Indian caste system is the most well-known, other cultures have had similar structures. While most are no longer in force, one common attribute, and one ...

caste | social differentiation | Britannica.com

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Caste, any of the ranked, hereditary, endogamous social groups, often linked with occupation, that together constitute traditional societies in South Asia ...

Caste dictionary definition | caste defined

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The definition of caste is a system of hierarchical social classes, or a specific social class of people.

Caste - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - Rutgers University

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Castes are hereditary systems of social occupation, endogamy, social culture, economic class, and political power, although initially it was not hereditary based when ...

Caste | Article about caste by The Free Dictionary

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caste [Port., casta=basket], ranked groups based on heredity within rigid systems of social stratification, especially those that constitute Hindu India. Some ...