Usage examples for classification

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Popular definitions select certain fairly obvious traits as keys to classification. – How We Think by John Dewey
  4. Both critics, however, are in agreement as to the proper method of classification. – John Lyly by John Dover Wilson
  5. 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
  6. Classification of Browning's Poems. – Life of Robert Browning by William Sharp
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. The whole science of finger- prints for police purposes resolves itself into the problem of classification. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  10. I did not at first lay any special stress on my classification. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. I'm making a collection and classification of specimens. – In the Carquinez Woods by Bret Harte
  16. That the preceding classification is natural I am induced to believe by the following circumstances. – The English Language by Robert Gordon Latham
  17. 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
  18. 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