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Overview page. Subjects: Education.

1 A collective noun for learners, used to refer to a group of pupils or students taught together. Used in this sense, we find such expressions as ‘top of the class’ and ‘class...

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classer

Tony Deverson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of New Zealandisms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 5 words.

noun = wool classer.

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class

Sylvia Chalker and Edmund Weiner.

in The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 46 words.

A group of linguistic items with shared characteristics.

See OPEN class, CLOSED class, FORM class WORD CLASS.

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Class

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

The discussion of class among African Americans in the centuries before the industrial revolution encountered significant conceptual difficulties. Did “class”

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Class

Graham Russell Hodges.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 4216 words.

The discussion of class among African Americans in the centuries before the industrial revolution encountered significant conceptual difficulties. Did “class”

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class

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 19 words.

the chattering classes: see chattering.

a class act a person or thing displaying impressive and stylish excellence. informal

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class

Peter Moles and Nicholas Terry.

in The Handbook of International Financial Terms

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 41 words.

Securities which are similar in type. For example: bonds would form one class; fixed rate and floating rate two (sub)classes;

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Class

Constance Coiner.

in The Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Women's Writing). 2865 words.

1930s Proletarian Writing

During the Depression, working-class writing was identified as “proletarian.” During this period of heightened class consciousness in

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class

Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

A type or category of security. The two principal classes are stocks and bonds.

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class

Edited by Jonathan Law and John Smullen.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 15 words.

A type or category of security. The two principal classes are stocks and bonds.

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Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Finance and Banking

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services. 15 words.

A type or category of *security. The two principal classes are *stocks and *bonds.

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