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An example use of category in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… that the fourth category of drugs found …”
Category is a group of things that share a common attribute.
the word category occurs in english on average 33.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that category can be often used in the following areas:
1) communication, information, and media;
2) education, science, and technology;