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caste

a specialized individual amongst social insects. Examples of castes are workers and drones in a bee colony.
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The results with respect to cast system showed that Jutt, Sheikh and Khan were affected (17.5%, 16% and 15%, respectively) more than any other cast.
The most common casting process used in the foundry industry is the sand cast system. Virtually all sand cast molds for ferrous castings use green sand.
Annamacharya has mentioned key points like everyone is equal, there is no cast system, all gods are one, women have rights to rule the country, through his keerthanas.
When a correspondent pointed out that the killings were the result of the cast system embedded in India, the spokesman said, "We have seen the harm that traditional practices can do against women and whatever the reason is, we have seen the results and it needs to be condemned in the strongest possible term."
The CAST system is designed solely for single outboard applications.