Meaning of categorical
Pronunciation: (kat"i-gôr'i-kul, -gor'-), [key]
- without exceptions or conditions; absolute; unqualified and unconditional: a categorical denial.
- (of a proposition) analyzable into a subject and an attribute related by a copula, as in the proposition “All humans are mortal.”
- (of a syllogism) having categorical propositions as premises.
- of, pertaining to, or in a category.
- categorical (Thesaurus)