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Pigeonhole   /pˈɪdʒənhˌoʊl/   Listen
Pigeonhole

noun
1.
A specific (often simplistic) category.
2.
A small compartment.  Synonym: cubbyhole.






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"Pigeonhole" Quotes from Famous Books



... can do and explain are natural; things we can not explain are "supernatural." Progress consists in taking things out of the supernatural pigeonhole and placing them in the natural. As soon as we comprehend the supernatural, we are a bit surprised to find it ...
— Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14 - Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians • Elbert Hubbard



Words linked to "Pigeonhole" :   class, lay, pigeonholing, sort out, place, classify, category, assort, put, pose, separate, position, stereotype, sort, set, compartment



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