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categorize

verb [T] (UK usually categorise)     /ˈkæt.ə.ɡər.aɪz/ US  /ˈkæt̬.ə.ɡə.raɪz/
to put people or things into groups with the same features: The books are categorized into beginner and advanced. I would categorize this as a very early example of Tudor art.Classifying and creating order categorization (UK usually categorisation)     /ˌkæt.ə.ɡər.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌkæt̬.ə.ɡə.raɪ-/ noun [U]
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