1. [ noun ] the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
Synonyms: sorting categorisation classification
Related terms: basic_cognitive_process appraisal cross-classification dichotomy attribution ascription subsumption categorize
2. [ noun ] a group of people or things arranged by class or category
Synonyms: classification categorisation
Related terms: arrangement arrangement dichotomy categorize
3. [ noun ] the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
Synonyms: classification compartmentalisation assortment compartmentalization categorisation
Related terms: grouping stratification indexing reclassification taxonomy relegation typology classify categorize classify
Similar spelling:   categorisation