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Related to categorisation: categorization
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Noun1.categorisation - a group of people or things arranged by class or category
arrangement - an orderly grouping (of things or persons) considered as a unit; the result of arranging; "a flower arrangement"
dichotomy, duality - being twofold; a classification into two opposed parts or subclasses; "the dichotomy between eastern and western culture"
trichotomy - being threefold; a classification into three parts or subclasses
2.categorisation - the basic cognitive process of arranging into classes or categories
coordination - being of coordinate importance, rank, or degree
basic cognitive process - cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge
appraisal, assessment - the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
ascription, attribution - assigning to a cause or source; "the attribution of lighting to an expression of God's wrath"; "he questioned the attribution of the painting to Picasso"
ascription, attribution - assigning some quality or character to a person or thing; "the attribution of language to birds"; "the ascription to me of honors I had not earned"
cross-classification, cross-division - classification according to more than one attribute at the same time; "the cross-classification of cases was done by age and sex"
subsumption - incorporating something under a more general category
3.categorisation - the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same typecategorisation - the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
grouping - the activity of putting things together in groups
indexing - the act of classifying and providing an index in order to make items easier to retrieve
reclassification - classifying something again (usually in a new category)
relegation - the act of assigning (someone or something) to a particular class or category
stratification - the act or process or arranging persons into classes or social strata
taxonomy - practice of classifying plants and animals according to their presumed natural relationships
typology - classification according to general type
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We appreciate that categorisation is a significant improvement on banding and welcome the fact that the Welsh Government have taken heed of the recommendations of the teaching profession in adjusting the criteria used.
The MRPS is headed by fiery Manda Krishna Madiga, who has been waging a two-decade long struggle for the categorisation of 12.
The European Commission adopted on 25 June a new regulation simplifying and updating EU measures for the categorisation of countries according to their Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE or mad cow disease) risk.
Websense offers reputation-based web security protection through its ThreatSeeker malicious content identification and categorisation technology, providing enhanced security intelligence to the URL Categorization Engine.
A UNION representing head teachers in Wales has hit out at the Welsh Government's new school categorisation system, claiming those operating in most challenged circumstances will be harshly treated.
In comes something called the national school categorisation system.