(Cat 3, or “voice grade”) An American Standards Institute standard for UTP cables. Used, e.g., for 100BaseVG network cabling.
- Category a
adjective (Brit) (of a prisoner) regarded as highly dangerous and therefore requiring constant observation and maximum security (of a prison or prison unit) designed for such prisoners
- Category d
adjective (Brit) (of a prisoner) regarded as sufficiently trustworthy to be kept under open prison conditions (of a prison or prison unit) designed for such prisoners
a store, company, product, etc., that dominates a merchandise or service category and has almost no competition. noun a person, product, or business that dominates a particular market noun a retail store that specializes in one kind of discounted merchandise and which dominates the competition Examples Microsoft was once thought of as a category killer.
- Category management
noun (marketing) the management of a range of related products in a way designed to increase sales of all of the products