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classify

[′klas·ə·fī]
(science and technology)
To sort into groups that have common properties.
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All calculations were in his favour; but, chance being incalculable, he fell upon an individuality whom it is much easier to define by opprobrious names than to classify in a calm and scientific spirit--but an individuality certainly, and a temperament as well.
Some men classify objects by color and size and other accidents of appearance; others by intrinsic likeness, or by the relation of cause and effect.
Any attempt to classify modern views, such as I propose to advocate, from the old standpoint of materialism and idealism, is only misleading.
If a condition listed as SWARMP in the Cycle 5 report has not been addressed prior to Cycle 6 filing, the professional has no choice but to classify it as Unsafe.
They focus on the substance of the arrangement--whether the person for whom the services are performed exercises sufficient control to classify the worker as an employee.
Sentor David Durenberger, chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, expressed the view of a number of his colleagues when he called upon the Reagan administration to "cut in half the amount of information we classify and cut by more than half the number of people who have access to it.
Health care providers are using the UNSPSC to consistently classify the products and services that they buy and reduce supply costs.
A good way to classify data is based on the tolerances of the business for data availability.