classify VERB (classifies, classified) 1) arrange (a group) in classes according to shared characteristics. 2) assign to a particular class or category. 3) designate (documents or information) as officially secret.
DERIVATIVES classifiable adjective classifier noun classifying adjective.

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  • Classifiable — Clas si*fi a*ble, a. Capable of being classified. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • classifiable — adjective see classify …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • classifiable — See classify. * * * …   Universalium

  • classifiable — adjective Able to be classified …   Wiktionary

  • classifiable — adj. capable of being categorized …   English contemporary dictionary

  • classifiable — clas·si·fi·a·ble …   English syllables

  • classifiable — adjective capable of being classified • Syn: ↑distinctive • Similar to: ↑identifiable • Derivationally related forms: ↑distinctiveness (for: ↑distinctive) …   Useful english dictionary

  • classify — classifiable, adj. /klas euh fuy /, v.t., classified, classifying. 1. to arrange or organize by classes; order according to class. 2. to assign a classification to (information, a document, etc.). Cf. classification (def. 5). 3. to limit the… …   Universalium

  • Anti-Gag Statute — The anti gag statute is a little known legal boundary in the long struggle between Executive branch secrecy and Congress and the public’s right to know. [cite web | title=Justice Department Opens NSA Leak Probe |… …   Wikipedia

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