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a unit in a classification system.
Major Diagnostic category a group of similar diagnosis-related groups, such as all those affecting a given organ system of the body.
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Finalmente, el "objeto" al que asi se accede es un "polo" en torno al cual se gira y permite una sintesis siempre inacabada, punto de partida para el acto y objeto categorial fundado, que permite mostrar lo que significa su realidad para el pensamiento (Levinas, 2005a, pp.
] feature of syntactics that is replaced: part of speech (categorial conversion, inflection/derivation type (paradigmatic conversion, and government/agreement (rectional conversion ", (19) but no explicit reference is made to meaning change, and the closest to such a change is listed as a "feature of syntactics" in any case.
is, categorial intentions "involve the maker's conception of
Semantic intentions do not, indeed, succeed by fiat, but neither do categorial ones, and the reasons are the same in both sorts of case.
--Indice de semejanza entre las respuestas: se calculo dividiendo la frecuencia total de los ejemplares producidos para la categoria entre la extension o tamano categorial. Un mayor indice supone una mayor semejanza entre las respuestas producidas por los participantes.