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classifyverb [T]

uk   /ˈklæs.ɪ.faɪ/ us   /ˈklæs.ə.faɪ/
(Definition of classify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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classifyverb [T]

us   /ˈklæs·əˌfɑɪ/
to divide things into groups according to type: We classify our books by subject.
biology Classify also means to divide organisms into groups according to particular characteristics.
(Definition of classify from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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classifyverb [T]

uk   /ˈklæsɪfaɪ/ us  
to divide people or things into groups according to their characteristics: classify sb/sth as sth A screen-printing firm can have as many as 500 employees and still be classified as a small business.classify sb/sth by sth Imports are now classified by country of despatch, rather than country of origin.classify sb/sth into sth We've classified total expenditure into two major categories, (a) Current expenditure (b) Development expenditure.
(Definition of classify from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “classify”
in Korean 분류하다…
in Arabic يُصنّف…
in Malaysian dikelaskan…
in French classer…
in Russian классифицировать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 將…分類,將…歸類, 把…分級…
in Italian classificare…
in Turkish sınıflandırmak, ayırmak, tasnif etmek…
in Polish klasyfikować…
in Spanish clasificar…
in Vietnamese phân loại…
in Portuguese classificar…
in Thai จัดกลุ่ม…
in German einteilen…
in Catalan classificar…
in Japanese ~を分類する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 将…分类,将…归类, 把…分级…
in Indonesian menggabungkan…
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“classify” in British English

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