verb (used with object), cat·e·go·rized, cat·e·go·riz·ing.
Examples from the Web for categorization
Instead, Scroppo said, “I based the [categorization of] semi-independent status on the test that I administered to him.”
With conflict lines constantly shifting, the categorization of who got what and from where has become increasingly blurry.In Syria’s Hunger Games, Starvation Could Be the Next W.M.D.|Raj Salooja|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I can attempt its categorization in hope of dispelling the fear of the unknown.The Land of Look Behind|Paul Cameron Brown
"The point is that the level of categorization is not independent of who is doing the categorizing and on what basis" (p. 50).The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
British Dictionary definitions for categorization
Word Origin and History for categorization (1 of 2)
1866, noun of action from categorize. Perhaps influenced by French catégorisation (1845).