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classify

clas·si·fy

classify

 
 
pronunciation:
klae sih faI
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part of speech: verb
inflections: classified, classifies, classifying
definition: to group or order in classes.
He classified his coin collection according to type and age.
synonyms:
arrange, group, order
similar words:
break down, class, grade, organize, place, rank, sort, type
derivation: classifiable (adj.)
Word Builder: classify +
  • classified advertisement:
    newspaper advertisements that are in groups according to what a person or business wants to sell or is looking for.