Definition of affected class in English:

affected class

Syllabification: af·fect·ed class


  • A group adversely affected from a common cause, as defined by legislation, litigation, or prevailing practice: any employee in an affected class may volunteer to be laid off
    More example sentences
    • The ratings for the affected classes are dependent upon the company's ability to provide payments.
    • He tells the newspaper he'll attempt to get millions of Americans certified as an affected class.
    • The affected class of taxpayers has failed to properly account for their taxes due to a misunderstanding of the tax law.

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