Definición de category en inglés:

category

Saltos de línea: cat¦egory
Pronunciación: /ˈkatɪɡ(ə)ri
 
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sustantivo (plural categories)

1A class or division of people or things regarded as having particular shared characteristics: the various categories of research
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The most widely used algorithms can be grouped into five main categories, as shown in Table 1.
  • All the main tax categories increased with income and corporation tax showing particularly strong surges.
  • For purposes of classification they could be divided into five broad categories.
Sinónimos
class, classification, categorization, group, grouping, bracket, head, heading, list, listing, set; type, sort, kind, variety, species, genre, breed, style, brand, make, model, family, stamp, cast, ilk, kidney; grade, grading, order, rank, status; division, section, department, compartment, pigeonhole
2 Philosophy Each of a possibly exhaustive set of classes among which all things might be distributed.
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  • In outlining the category of substance, we have already referred to examples of the second category listed, quality.
  • Kant believed that he had arrived at his list of categories by a process of abstraction.
2.1Each of the a priori conceptions applied by the mind to sense impressions.
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  • Kantian categories of thought which we use to make sense of the world are those possessing this property, which we shall term reciprocity.
  • These fundamental categories are a priori, that is, they exist prior to experience.
  • So, for example, the category of substance is interpreted in terms of permanence.

Origen

late Middle English (in sense 2): from French catégorie or late Latin categoria, from Greek katēgoria 'statement, accusation', from katēgoros 'accuser'.

Derivativos

categorial

Pronunciación: /-ˈɡɔːrɪəl/
adjetivo
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  • Of course, temporal-parts theorists may urge that this categorial distinction between objects and processes is a superficial and philosophically unjustifiable one, rooted in the idiosyncrasies of everyday grammatical forms.
  • Statistical relations between the categorial variables were analysed with SPSS software, using analysis or the Cochran Q test for related dichotomous variables.
  • The political significance of categorial identity is clear in part because we are used to thinking of politics by reference to identity categories anyway.

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