from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A set of words that have one or more grammatical or syntactic characteristics in common, such as the class of transitive verbs in English.
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- noun taxonomy A collection of
organismsthat is given formal recognition at the rank of classwith a taxonomic name, but which is known to be an artificialgroup rather than a naturalone.
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- noun one of the traditional categories of words intended to reflect their functions in a grammatical context
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