Antonyms for classification


Quotes of classification

  1. Perhaps as good a classification as any of the main types is that of the three lusts distinguished by traditional Christianity- the lust of knowledge, the lust of sensation, and the lust of power. – Irving Babbitt
  2. Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech because we forget that all speech is a classification and that all classifications are oppressive. – Roland Barthes
  3. In teaching, I wanted to offer a general pharmacology course based on chemical principles, biochemical classification and mathematical modelling. In the event I achieved neither of my ambitions. – James W. Black
  4. For no continuity of social act is possible without a corresponding social status and the many different kinds of act required in an industrial state, with its high degree of specialization, make for corresponding classification of status. – Kenneth Burke
  5. It is once again the vexing problem of identity within variety; without a solution to this disturbing problem there can be no system, no classification – Roman Jakobson
  6. It seems we will continue to have problems with this classification and it may be because it comes under the heading of creation rather than preservation. – Walter Lang
  7. Science is the systematic classification of experience. – George Henry Lewes
  8. To be beyond any existing classification has always pleased me. – Boyd Rice
  9. Unless one is a religious fundamentalist and believes that man was created in the image and likeness of God, it is foolish to believe that human beings are exempt from biological classification and the laws of evolution that apply to all other life forms. – J. Philippe Rushton
  10. The proposition of an established classification of states as slave states and free states, as insisted on by some, and into northern and southern, as maintained by others, seems to me purely imaginary, and of course the supposed equilibrium of those classes a mere conceit. – William H. Seward
  11. The higher the classification of secrecy, the quicker you will report it. – George P. Shultz
  12. I would never jeopardize classified information to be brought out to the public. This information is all open source. There is no reason to worry about classification It is simply an attempt by bureaucrats to cover their rear ends. – Curt Weldon

Usage examples for classification

  1. I'm making a collection and classification of specimens. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  2. The distribution of luminous organisms is brought out in the accompanying classification of plants and animals. – The Nature of Animal Light by E. Newton Harvey
  3. His first name happened to be Richard, which helped to settle the classification – The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various
  4. The whole science of finger- prints for police purposes resolves itself into the problem of classification – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  5. Classification of Browning's Poems. – Life of Robert Browning by William Sharp
  6. Only, having chosen his standpoint, he is bound to frame his classification in terms of it. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  7. Popular definitions select certain fairly obvious traits as keys to classification – How We Think by John Dewey
  8. And it is true that there are several kinds of vomiting that occur during pregnancy, although the classification interests only physicians. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  9. Both critics, however, are in agreement as to the proper method of classification – John Lyly by John Dover Wilson
  10. It may be well to refer here to Eucken's classification of the religions of the world. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  11. Gregory died rather suddenly in his lodgings a few months later, and so the curtain came down upon rather a dismal comedy, or a deplorable tragedy, according to one's taste in classification – The Silent Isle by Arthur Christopher Benson
  12. It applied to all the railways in Ireland and contained the Revised Classification and Maximum Rates and Charges settled after long inquiries under the Railway and Canal Traffic Act, 1888, and which were to control the future rates to be charged by the companies. – Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland by Joseph Tatlow
  13. There are two separate problems, the origin of adaptations and the origin of species, and the investigation of these two problems leads not to one explanation common to both, but to two entirely different explanations, to two different processes going on throughout the organic world and affecting every individual and every group in classification – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  14. It is evident that the classification of the ocean or sea must have given rise to much serious thought. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall
  15. By another law, approved three days later, Congress made provision for the withdrawal of certain lands for water- power sites, irrigation, classification of lands, and other public purposes. – Contemporary American History, 1877-1913 by Charles A. Beard
  16. Gray's work began at the time when the old artificial system of classification was giving way to the natural system, and he, perhaps more than any other one man, established this system firmly on the basis of affinity. – American Men of Mind by Burton E. Stevenson
  17. I did not at first lay any special stress on my classification – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  18. That the preceding classification is natural I am induced to believe by the following circumstances. – The English Language by Robert Gordon Latham
  19. Make note of these things and, as your study proceeds, see if the difficulty of classification is removed. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn

Rhymes for classification