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sor·ta·tion

 (sôr-tā′shən)
n.
Sorting, especially when mechanized or automated: the sortation of baggage; sortation of parcels.

sortation

(sɔːˈteɪʃən)
n
(Mechanical Engineering) the process of sorting items into groups sharing a distinguishing quality or characteristic
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