Caste (disambiguation)

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Caste may refer to:

  • Caste, a hereditary system of occupation, endogamy, social culture, social class, and political power in human society
  • Caste system in India, historically, the Indian caste system defined communities into thousands of endogamous hereditary groups called Jātis



  • In eusocial organisms, usually insects, a distinct biologically functional group within a species is called a caste, for example the soldiers, workers, reproductive males, and queens in most species of termites, comprise four castes

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