Definition of recategorization in English:

recategorization

(also recategorisation)

noun

  • The action or an act of assigning something to another category or classification.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of Philosophical, Psychological and Scientific Methods. From re- + categorization, after recategorize.

Pronunciation

recategorization

/(ˌ)riːˌkatɪɡ(ə)rʌɪˈzeɪʃn/