Meaning of SORT in English

SORT

I. noun see: series Date: 14th century 1. a group set up on the basis of any characteristic in common ; class , kind , one approximating the character or qualities of another , person , individual , group , company , 3. method or manner of acting ; way , manner , character , nature , 4. a letter or character that is one element of a font, a character or piece of type that is not part of a regular font, an instance of ~ing , see: type II. verb Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to put in a certain place or rank according to kind, class, or nature , to arrange according to characteristics ; classify , to put to rights ; put in order, 3. to examine in order to clarify, to free of confusion ; clarify , intransitive verb to join or associate with others especially of the same kind , agree , harmonize , search , ~able adjective ~er noun

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