Definition of 'category'
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There was no attempt that Anna could see to separate the prisoners by category or account for them. IN LOVE AND WAR (2002)The first eight in Solitary, as I was in a special category. IN LOVE AND WAR (2002)I hoped my questions fitted in the category of Great British Pub Gossip. DEAD BEAT (2002)
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Translations for 'category'
British English: category /ˈkætɪɡərɪ/ NOUN
If people or things are divided into categories, they are divided into groups according to their qualities and characteristics.
There was one winner in each category.
- American English: category
- Arabic: فِئَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: categoria
- Chinese: 种类
- Croatian: kategorija
- Czech: kategorie
- Danish: kategori
- Dutch: categorie
- European Spanish: categoría
- Finnish: kategoria
- French: catégorie
- German: Kategorie
- Greek: κατηγορία
- Italian: categoria
- Japanese: 部門
- Korean: 범주
- Norwegian: kategori
- Polish: kategoria
- European Portuguese: categoria
- Romanian: categorie
- Russian: категория
- Spanish: categoría
- Swedish: kategori
- Thai: หมวดหมู่
- Turkish: kategori
- Ukrainian: категорія
- Vietnamese: hạng mục nhóm
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