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broad classification

The classification of works in broad categories by logical abridgment, even when more specific numbers are available, e.g., the use of 641.5 Cooking instead of 641.5972 Mexican cooking for a cookbook of Mexican recipes. Broad classification is the opposite of close classification. See also Abridged edition; Close classification.


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broad classification

Broad classification; Is the classification system that uses only the main classes without more subdivision discriptions.
Edson Mugisha - 8 January 2020


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broad classification

A classification system in which the main classes are not extensively subdivided, for use in small libraries that do not require close classification to organize their collections effectively. In Dewe [..]

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