the process or result of sorting things, especially computationally or mechanically.
classification of things.
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In one aspect the process of sortation bears some resemblance to digestion.The Royal Mail | James Wilson Hyde
British Dictionary definitions for sortation
the process of sorting items into groups sharing a distinguishing quality or characteristic
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