AskDefine | Define categorical

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categorical adj
1 relating to or included in a category
2 not modified or restricted by reservations; "a categorical denial"; "a flat refusal" [syn: categoric, flat, unconditional]

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English

Adjective

  1. absolute; having no exception
    After many attempts to change them, the students learned that the rules were categorical.
  2. of, pertaining to, or using a category or categories

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absolute
  • Spanish: tajante
categories

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