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Synonyms for compartmentalization

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compartmentalization, compartmentalisation(noun)

    a mild state of dissociation

    compartmentalization, assortment, compartmentalisation, classification, categorization, categorisation

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

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

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


  1. compartmentalization(noun)


  2. compartmentalization(noun)

    The act or process of dividing a complex task or structure into smaller, often more manageable pieces.


  3. compartmentalization(noun)

    The act of dividing complex code into libraries with common functionality to help make the process of programming more manageable and reusable.


PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

compartmentalisation, septation, partitioning, subdivision


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