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Synonyms for classificationˌklæs ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən

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  1. categorization, categorisation, classification, compartmentalization, compartmentalisation, assortment(noun)

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

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

    Antonyms:
    declassification

  2. classification, categorization, categorisation(noun)

    a group of people or things arranged by class or category

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

    Antonyms:
    declassification

  3. classification, categorization, categorisation, sorting(noun)

    the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories

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

    Antonyms:
    declassification

  4. classification(noun)

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. classification(n.)

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


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