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Category Cat"e*go*ry, n.; pl. Categories. [L. categoria, Gr. ?, fr. ? to accuse, affirm, predicate; ? down, against + ? to harrangue, assert, fr. ? assembly.] 1. (Logic.) One of the highest classes to which the objects of knowledge or thought can be reduced, and by which they can be arranged in a system; an ultimate or undecomposable conception; a predicament. The categories or predicaments -- the former a Greek word, the latter its literal translation in the Latin language -- were intended by Aristotle and his followers as an enumeration of all things capable of being named; an enumeration by the summa genera i.e., the most extensive classes into which things could be distributed. --J. S. Mill. 2. Class; also, state, condition, or predicament; as, we are both in the same category. There is in modern literature a whole class of writers standing within the same category. --De Quincey.

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- in mathematics, a quasi-category (also called quasicategory, weak kan complex, inner kan complex, infinity category, ∞-category, boardman
- category, plural categories, may refer to: philosophy and general uses : for categories in cognitive science, information science and
- in mathematics , a category is an algebraic structure that comprises 'objects' that are linked by 'arrows'. a category has two basic
- category ii – egyptian the manuscripts in this category are similar to category i manuscripts, and are important in textual consideration
- category theory is used to formalize mathematics and its concepts as a collection of objects and arrows (also called morphism s).
- the intensities of tropical depression s and tropical storm s into five categories distinguished by the intensities of their sustained wind s.
- by the deutsche bahn subsidiary db station&service are assigned into seven categories, denoting the service level available at the station.
- category:taxonomy (biology)category:classification systems category:nomenclature. ca es. url http://www. etymonline. com/index. php?
- uefa stadium categories are categories for football stadium s laid out in the uefa stadium infrastructure regulations using these
- atlantic ocean or the north-eastern pacific ocean , it will be classified using one of the categories in the saffir-simpson hurricane scale .

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