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Line breaks: cat¦egor|ize
Pronunciation: /ˈkatɪɡərʌɪz
(also categorise)

Definition of categorize in English:


[with object]
Place in a particular class or group: silk is categorized as a luxury import
More example sentences
  • Freight was categorised into seven classes, which were analysed using several variables.
  • He was found in possession of crack cocaine, which is categorized as a class A drug.
  • Students are now categorised by class as rigorously as nobles at the court of Louis XIV.



Pronunciation: /-ˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • By crossing genres, it defies categorisation and invites comparison.
  • It uses Goldthorpe's social class categorization and is based on the summary by Marshall et al.
  • Though other categorizations of learning styles have been widely studied, few researchers have compared Gregorc learning styles to undergraduate student achievement in agricultural economics.

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