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English definition of “classify”

classify

verb [T] uk   /ˈklæs.ɪ.faɪ/ us  
C1 to divide things into groups according to their type: The books in the library are classified by/according to subject. Biologists classify animals and plants into different groups.
classifiable
adjective uk   /-ə.bl̩/ us  
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