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Definition of Category

Category

  1. 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.
  2. Class; also, state, condition, or predicament; as, we are both in the same category.

Category Quotations

Some things I think are very conservative, or very liberal. I think when someone falls into one category for everything, I'm very suspicious. It doesn't make sense to me that you'd have the same solution to every issue.
Louis C. K.

I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend?
Robert Redford

Modernity is a qualitative, not a chronological, category.
Theodor Adorno

Some people would claim that things like love, joy and beauty belong to a different category from science and can't be described in scientific terms, but I think they can now be explained by the theory of evolution.
Stephen Hawking

People look at you, and they've got just the perfect little box for you, the perfect category. Call you a redneck. Call you a hillbilly. Like those were insults.
Travis Tritt
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Category Translations

category in Dutch is categorie
category in German is Kategorie
category in Italian is categoria, ceto
category in Latin is genus, numerus
category in Portuguese is categoria
category in Swedish is kategori

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