Definition of subcategorization in US English:

subcategorization

noun

  • See subcategory

    • ‘Some subcategorisation would also be implemented, mainly to allow efficient, direct data access.’
    • ‘We think that by virtue of its benign appearance sufficient evidence is present to propose a subcategorization of this tumor.’
    • ‘It's amazing to me that at the age of 56, I can still learn a new subcategorization frame for a common verb of my native language.’
    • ‘We performed sensitivity analyses to examine the stability of the results in relation to ‘surgeon effect’ and subcategorisation of laparoscopic hysterectomy.’
    • ‘The subcategorization process continues until ultimately no two people have an identically same worldview.’

Pronunciation

subcategorization

/ˌsəbˌkatəɡəriˈzāSHən/