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categorical

adjective
variants: also categoric

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The first known use of categorical was in 1588

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“Categorical.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/categorical. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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