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Definitions of sort:
  • noun:   an approximate definition or example
    Example: "She wore a sort of magenta dress"
  • noun:   a person of a particular character or nature
    Example: "What sort of person is he?"
  • noun:   an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion
    Example: "The bottleneck in mail delivery it the process of sorting"
  • noun:   a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
  • verb:   arrange or order by classes or categories
  • verb:   examine in order to test suitability

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