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How Do You Spell STRATA?

Correct spelling for the English word "Strata" is [stɹˈɑːtə], [stɹˈɑːtə], [s_t_ɹ_ˈɑː_t_ə]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of STRATA

  1. In geol., a bed; a layer; a great extent of rock or other earthy substance lying in the crust of the earth in a flattish form, varying from a few inches to many yards in depth.

Common Misspellings for STRATA

Below is the list of 408 misspellings for the word "strata".

Usage Examples for STRATA

  1. The glaciers must be later than these hot times, and later than our last consolidated strata: but this is nearly all that I can say. - "Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy" by George Biddell Airy
  2. As the evolution of one species out of another requires, according to Darwin, millions of years, it is out of the question to trace these animals beyond the strata in which their remains are now found. - "What is Darwinism?" by Charles Hodge
  3. Thus the lightest strata are the highest. - "Wonderful Balloon Ascents or, the Conquest of the Skies" by Fulgence Marion
  4. Both are rather effects of a common cause, or rather of common causes, the chief of which is the shrinking and readjustment of the rocky strata within the earth. - "Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum Trumbull White Samuel Fallows
  5. Ribbon Cliff, two thousand feet high and streaked with strata of yellow, grey and black clays, was the most striking physical feature seen in the course of this easy afternoon's run. - "Down the Columbia" by Lewis R. Freeman
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