Classification Definition

klăsə-fĭ-kāshən
classifications
noun
classifications
The act, process, or result of classifying.
American Heritage Medicine
A classifying or being classified; arrangement according to some systematic division into classes or groups.
Webster's New World
A system of such classes or groups.
Webster's New World
Such a class or group.
Webster's New World
The systematic grouping of organisms into categories on the basis of evolutionary or structural relationships between them; taxonomy.
American Heritage Medicine
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Other Word Forms of Classification

Noun

Singular:
classification
Plural:
classifications

Origin of Classification

  • From French classification.

    From Wiktionary

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