subcategory

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sub·cat·e·go·ry

 (sŭb-kăt′ĭ-gôr′ē, sŭb′kăt′-)
n. pl. sub·cat·e·go·ries
A subdivision that has common differentiating characteristics within a larger category.

subcategory

(ˈsʌbˌkætəɡərɪ)
n, pl -ries
a further category within a category already established
Translations
podkategorie
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This would lead us to subcategorise cyber stalking to differentiate between mere extension of physical stalking, where the victim is known to the stalker and technology is merely being used to provide new opportunities and pure cyber stalking, where the victim and stalker may be hidden in pseudo characters, in a virtual world far removed from reality.
7,9,10) ADA Exchange Lists now subcategorise exchangeable edible fat sources based on the major fat type.
On the other hand, though the claim could be made for several matrix predicates in these construction-types to subcategorise for a dative DP instead of an accusative DP, this would not seem to contravene the basic tenet that object pro existed in Old English.