Protected Class

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Protected Class: A legal term describing certain groups, such as women, older and disabled individuals, Vietnam-era veterans and minorities.

Other Words for Class

Class Noun Synonyms: rank, grade, level, order, stratum, caste, lineage, birth, pedigree, stock, extraction, descent
Class Verb Synonyms: classify, group, arrange, assort, type, categorize, rank, grade, rate, order

Locus Classicus

Entertainment / Literature / Locus Classicus: (Latin, 'classic place') A passage often cited as authoritative or illustrative on a particular point or subject. For instance, when it comes to explaining what a neologism is, the opening lines of th MORE

Land Capability (Classification)

Business / Agriculture / Land Capability (Classification): The quality of soil resources for agricultural use is commonly expressed as land capability classes and subclasses, which show, in a general way, the suitability of soils for most kinds of field crops MORE

Jose Cuervo Classico

Entertainment / Liquor / Jose Cuervo Classico: Although Clásico was only brought to us in 2003 and has proven to be an ultrasmooth and versatile liquor MORE

Job Classification

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Classification: A method of evaluation used for job comparisons, which groups jobs into a prearranged number of grades, each having a class description and a specified pay range. MORE

Luxury Class

Life Style / Travel / Luxury Class: The most expensive, high-class accommodations or category of fare. MORE

Marine Protected Area

Science / Marine Biology / Marine Protected Area: A conservation geographic unit designed to protect crucial communities and to provide reproductive reserves for fisheries that hopefully will disperse over wider areas. MORE