Meaning of CATEGORY in English

CATEGORY

(categories)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

If people or things are divided into categories, they are divided into groups in such a way that the members of each group are similar to each other in some way.

This book clearly falls into the ~ of fictionalised autobiography...

The tables were organised into six different categories...

= class

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