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social status or position conferred by a system based on class

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(Hinduism) a hereditary social class among Hindus

a social class separated from others by distinctions of hereditary rank or profession or wealth

in some social insects (such as ants) a physically distinct individual or group of individuals specialized to perform certain functions in the colony

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Next, castas devised ways of avoiding tribute payment (for example, moving frequently) since it marked their inferior status, and sought to appropriate privileges reserved for Whites, such as civic participation in public ceremonies.
Laetitia Casta The supermodel and mum nails this tricky trend in a relaxed romper.
Businessman Anthony Casta?eda's voice was among the loudest and most excited as he and his close relatives took advantage of the holiday not just to commemorate their departed loved ones but to also catch up with every members of the family present during the day.
Lowit also memorably portrays the celebrities he befriended--Catherine Deneuve and Paloma Picasso among them--and the models he enlisted to wear his designs: Pat Cleveland, Jerry Hall, Iman, Stella Tennant, Laetitia Casta, and Kate Moss.
Finalmente, esta investigacion concluye con un analisis critico sobre la categoria casta, reemplazandola por la de calidad.
Rather than use race, the term casta was employed by the Spanish to do the work of race in everyday interactions among Europeans, Africans, and Andeans.