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class

verb
 
 
/klɑːs/
class sb/sth as sth to put someone or something in a particular group according to their qualities: The tower is classed as a historic monument.Classifying and creating order
Translations of “class”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…歸類, 把…分級…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…归类, 把…分级…
(Definition of class verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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