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Princeton's WordNet

  1. classification, categorization, categorisationnoun

    a group of people or things arranged by class or category

  2. classification, categorization, categorisation, sortingnoun

    the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories

  3. categorization, categorisation, classification, compartmentalization, compartmentalisation, assortmentnoun

    the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type

Wikipedia

  1. categorisation

    Categorization is the ability and activity of recognizing shared features or similarities between the elements of the experience of the world (such as objects, events, or ideas), organizing and classifying experience by associating them to a more abstract group (that is, a category, class, or type), on the basis of their traits, features, similarities or other criteria that are universal to the group. Categorization is considered one of the most fundamental cognitive abilities, and as such it is studied particularly by psychology and cognitive linguistics. Categorization is sometimes considered synonymous with classification (cf., Classification synonyms). Categorization and classification allow humans to organize things, objects, and ideas that exist around them and simplify their understanding of the world. Categorization is something that humans and other organisms do: "doing the right thing with the right kind of thing." The activity of categorizing things can be nonverbal or verbal. For humans, both concrete objects and abstract ideas are recognized, differentiated, and understood through categorization. Objects are usually categorized for some adaptive or pragmatic purposes. Categorization is grounded in the features that distinguish the category's members from nonmembers. Categorization is important in learning, prediction, inference, decision making, language, and many forms of organisms' interaction with their environments.

ChatGPT

  1. categorisation

    Categorisation is the process of distinguishing and organising things, people, concepts, data, etc. into specific groups or categories based on shared characteristics or attributes. This process is fundamental in the logic and development of humans' perception, cognition, language and decision-making processes.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of categorisation in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of categorisation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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