classificatory
adjective see classification

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Classificatory — Clas si*fi*ca to*ry, a. Pertaining to classification; admitting of classification. A classificatory system. Earle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • classificatory — index descriptive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • classificatory — classification ► NOUN 1) the action or process of classifying. 2) a category into which something is put. DERIVATIVES classificatory adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • classificatory — adjective relating to or involving classification: classificatory criteria (Freq. 1) • Pertains to noun: ↑classification • Derivationally related forms: ↑classify …   Useful english dictionary

  • classificatory — See classificatorily. * * * …   Universalium

  • classificatory — adjective Serving to classify …   Wiktionary

  • classificatory — clas·si·fi·ca·to·ry …   English syllables

  • Classificatory kinship — systems, as defined by Lewis Henry Morgan, put people into society wide kinship classes on the basis of abstract relationship rules. These may have to do with genealogical relations locally (e.g., son to father, daughter to mother, daughter to… …   Wikipedia

  • classificatory description — index diagnosis Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Classificatory disputes about art — Claude Monet, Impression, soleil levant (Impression, Sunrise), 1872, oil on canvas, Musee Marmottan Art historians and philosophers of art have long had classificatory disputes about art regarding whether a particular cultural form or piece of… …   Wikipedia

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