What is class?

Some articles on class:

Class - Transportation
... Travel class, a quality of accommodation on public transport Class (locomotive), a single design of a locomotive as assigned by the railroad Classification ...
Biomedical Engineering - Roles of A Biomedical Engineer in A Hospital - Medical Devices
... and classified (in the US) as follows (see also Regulation) Class I devices present minimal potential for harm to the user and are often simpler in design than Class II or Class III ... Class II devices are subject to special controls in addition to the general controls of Class I devices ... Devices in this class are typically non-invasive and include x-ray machines, PACS, powered wheelchairs, infusion pumps, and surgical drapes ...
488 (disambiguation)
... The year 488 BC British Rail Class 488, unpowered electric multiple unit trailer sets, converted from Mark 2F coaches IEEE-488, a short-range, digital communications bus ... ("Milchkuh") of the Kriegsmarine USS McCalla (DD-488), a Gleaves-class destroyer USS Sarda (SS-488), a Tench-class submarine ...
Sather - Example of Iterators
... class MAIN is main is loop i = 1.upto!(10) #OUT + i + "\n" end end end This program prints numbers from 1 to 10 ... upto! is a method of the integer class INT accepting one once argument, meaning its value will not change as the iterator yields ... upto! could be implemented in the INT class like this upto!(once mINT)SAME is i INT = self -- initialise i to the value of self, -- that is the integer of which this ...
Protecting Equipment in The Outside Plant
... Class 1 Equipment in a Controlled Environment Class 2 Protected Equipment in Outside Environments Class 3 Protected Equipment in Severe Outside Environments Class 4 Products in an ... Equipment in the Outside Plant (OSP) contains the most recent industry data regarding each Class described above ...

More definitions of "class":

  • (noun): People having the same social or economic status.
    Example: "The working class"; "an emerging professional class"
    Synonyms: social class, socio-economic class
  • (noun): A body of students who graduate together.
    Example: "The class of '97"
    Synonyms: year
  • (noun): A body of students who are taught together.
    Synonyms: form, grade
  • (noun): Elegance in dress or behavior.
    Example: "She has a lot of class"
  • (noun): A league ranked by quality.
    Example: "He played baseball in class D for two years"
    Synonyms: division
  • (noun): A collection of things sharing a common attribute.
    Synonyms: category, family
  • (noun): (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders.

Famous quotes containing the word class:

    It is my conviction that in general women are more snobbish and class conscious than men and that these ignoble traits are a product of men’s attitude toward women and women’s passive acceptance of this attitude.
    Mary Barnett Gilson (1877–?)

    The ideas of the ruling class are in every epoch the ruling ideas, i.e. the class which is the ruling material force of society, is at the same time its ruling intellectual force.
    Karl Marx (1818–1883)

    History is full, down to this day, of the imbecility of kings and governors. They are a class of persons much to be pitied, for they know not what they should do.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)