Meaning of CATEGORY in English


[cat.e.go.ry] n, pl -ries [LL categoria, fr. Gk kategoria predication, category, fr. kategorein to accuse, affirm, predicate, fr. kata- + agora public assembly, fr. ageirein to gather] (1588) 1: any of several fundamental and distinct classes to which entities or concepts belong

2: a division within a system of classification

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