One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘within the woodpecker family there is a gradation of drilling ability’
range, scale, gamut, spectrum, sweep, compass, span
progression, sequence, succession, series
hierarchy, ladder, ranking, pecking order
2‘each of the bands has a number of gradations within it’
level, rank, position, standing, status, station, degree, grade, stage, standard, echelon, rung, point, mark, step, notch
class, stratum, group, grouping, set, classification
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