Hypertext Webster Gateway: "classes"

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) (web1913)

Classis \Clas"sis\, n.; pl. {Classes}. [L. See {Class}, n.]
1. A class or order; sort; kind. [Obs.]

His opinion of that classis of men. --Clarendon.

2. (Eccl.) An ecclesiastical body or judicatory in certain
churches, as the Reformed Dutch. It is intermediate
between the consistory and the synod, and corresponds to
the presbytery in the Presbyterian church.

Additional Hypertext Webster Gateway Lookup

Enter word here:
Exact Approx

Gateway by dict@stokkie.net
stock only wrote the gateway and does not have any control over the contents; see the Webster Gateway FAQ, and also the Back-end/database links and credits.