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Category for categories, so to speak[edit]

There is a host of terms that I would like to see in a common category. It is just that I do not know any name for that category. The terms that I mean are the vague synonyms for category, used in various contexts:

Term Context Note
category Philosophy ; Mathematics ; Topology
type Philosophy ; Mathematics ; Programming ; Sociology
class Programming ; Sociology ; Transportation
group Mathematics ; Sociology ; Computing
kind
sort
family Biology
genus Biology
genre Literature ; Media

--Daniel Polansky 13:46, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

Feel free to delete the comment above; the substance of its content is now located as Wikisaurus:class. --Dan Polansky 11:35, 9 March 2009 (UTC)