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Dictionary.com defines gentry as:
wellborn and well-bred people.
(in England) the class below the nobility.
an upper or ruling class; aristocracy.
those who are not members of the nobility but are entitled to a coat of arms, especially those owning large tracts of land.
(used with a plural verb) people, especially considered as a specific group, class, or kind:
The polo crowd doesn't go there, but these hockey gentry do.
the state or condition of being a gentleman.