Synonyms for classification


1. categorization, categorisation, classification, compartmentalization, compartmentalisation, assortment, grouping
usage: the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
2. classification, categorization, categorisation, arrangement
usage: a group of people or things arranged by class or category
3. classification, categorization, categorisation, sorting, basic cognitive process
usage: the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
4. classification, restriction, confinement
usage: restriction imposed by the government on documents or weapons that are available only to certain authorized people
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