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Synonyms for classification
ˌklæs ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃənclas·si·fi·ca·tion

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  1. classification

    Synonyms:
    order, species, nature, character, cast, stamp, group, kind, section, sect, category, assortment, designation, description, genus

    Antonyms:
    individuality, speciality, isolation, alienation, division, distinction, singularity, exclusion, heterogenity

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. categorization, categorisation, classification, compartmentalization, compartmentalisation, assortmentnoun

    the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type

    Synonyms:
    smorgasbord, salmagundi, mixed bag, categorisation, categorization, compartmentalisation, motley, sorting, miscellanea, miscellany, potpourri, variety, assortment, mixture, compartmentalization

    Antonyms:
    declassification

  2. classification, categorization, categorisationnoun

    a group of people or things arranged by class or category

    Synonyms:
    compartmentalization, assortment, compartmentalisation, sorting, categorization, categorisation

    Antonyms:
    declassification

  3. classification, categorization, categorisation, sortingnoun

    the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories

    Synonyms:
    categorisation, categorization, compartmentalisation, sorting, sort, assortment, compartmentalization

    Antonyms:
    declassification

  4. classificationnoun

    restriction imposed by the government on documents or weapons that are available only to certain authorized people

    Synonyms:
    compartmentalization, assortment, compartmentalisation, sorting, categorization, categorisation

    Antonyms:
    declassification

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  1. classificationnoun

    Synonyms:
    arrangement, disposition, distribution, grouping, reducing to order

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  1. classificationnoun

    Synonyms:
    disposition, grouping, taxonomy

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How to use classification in a sentence?

  1. Susanna Toivanen:

    The classification is not so exact and they don’t discuss these different types of hemorrhagic stroke.

  2. Cox Communications President Patrick Esser:

    We are already seeing early signs. .... Poll attachment fees go up, already seeing new classification of taxes, my legal costs are going up, my customer pays for that. I don't think Cox Communications's needed.

  3. Brad Wenstrup:

    Our intelligence and law enforcement apparatuses require accuracy, precision, and justice. I’m encouraged that the FBI has updated its classification of that nearly catastrophic event to reflect the actual motives of the assailant, and I commend Director Wray for his oversight of that correction, i will continue to work with the Bureau toward investigating what led to the original 'suicide by cop' determination.

  4. Chuck Grassley:

    It’s unacceptable that the FBI continues to take a secretive approach, hiding behind classification as an excuse to withhold information that all Americans deserve to have.

  5. Polly Baldwin:

    Hazardous is the worst classification that air quality has.


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