classifier

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

classify +‎ -er.

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classifier (plural classifiers)

  1. Someone who classifies.
  2. (linguistics) A word or morpheme used in some languages (such as Japanese and American Sign Language), in certain contexts (such as counting), to indicate the semantic class to which something belongs.
  3. A machine that separates particles or objects of different size or density.
  4. (computing) A program or algorithm that classifies.
  5. (object-oriented programming) Object which creates the class instances.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

classe +‎ -ifier

Verb[edit]

classifier

  1. to classify

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