Definition of catagory
1. category [ n ] a collection of things sharing a common attribute
Examples: "there are two classes of detergents"
(High Fidelity, 11:10...)
Since it requires only five players , it would seem to fall_into the category of chamber_music - yet it calls_for a double_bass , an instrument generally regarded_as symphonic .
(Edward P. Lawton, "Northern Liberals and Southern...)
When I question them as_to what they mean by concepts like liberty and democracy , I find that they fall_into two categories : the simpler ones who have simply accepted the shibboleths of their faith without analysis ; and the intelligent , cynical ones who scornfully reply that these things do n't count any_more in the world of to-day .
Nobody knows how many Southerners there are in this category .
(Jay C. Harris and John R. Van Wazer, "Detergent...)
The purpose of washing is , obviously , to remove soils which are arbitrarily classed in the four major categories given below :
(J. F. Vedder, "Micrometeorites", in Francis S. J...)
The cores of deep sea sediments and content of collectors in remote regions are valuable in this category .Synonyms category class family Related Terms collection sex stamp grammatical_category paradigm Diplopoda Malacostraca declension declension conjugation Larvacea denomination superphylum classify categorize
2. category [ n ] a general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual schemeUsed in print:
(William G. Pollard, Physicist and Christian....)
The progress of science over these last few centuries and the gradual replacement of Biblical by scientific categories of reality have to a large extent emptied the spirit_world of the entities which previously populated it .Synonyms category Related Terms concept kind way rubric pigeonhole categorize
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