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categorize (v.)

"place in a category," 1705, from category + -ize. Related: Categorized; categorizing.

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categorization (n.)

1882, noun of action from categorize. Perhaps influenced by French catégorisation (1845).

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label (v.)
"to affix a label to," c. 1600, see label (n.); figurative sense of "to categorize" is from 1853. Related: Labeled; labeling; labelled; labelling.
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