Categorist Cat"e*go*rist, n. One who inserts in a category or list; one who classifies. --Emerson. [1913 Webster]

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  • categorist — cat·e·go·rist …   English syllables

  • categorist — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌgōrə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: category + ist : one that categorizes …   Useful english dictionary

  • categorize — categorist /kat i gawr ist, gohr /, n. categorization, n. /kat i geuh ruyz /, v.t., categorized, categorizing. 1. to arrange in categories or classes; classify. 2. to describe by labeling or giving a name to; characterize. Also, esp. Brit.,… …   Universalium

  • mathematics, foundations of — Scientific inquiry into the nature of mathematical theories and the scope of mathematical methods. It began with Euclid s Elements as an inquiry into the logical and philosophical basis of mathematics in essence, whether the axioms of any system… …   Universalium

  • categorise — /ˈkætəgəraɪz/ (say katuhguhruyz) verb (t) (categorised, categorising) to class in a category. Also, categorize. –categorisation, noun –categorist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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