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sortation

[sawr-tey-shuh n] /sɔrˈteɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the process or result of sorting things, especially computationally or mechanically.
2.
classification of things.
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  • Lift and unload containers of mail or parcels onto equipment for transportation to sortation stations.
  • No disputing with the customer of sortation or rate claimed.
  • Then that mail, by shape, goes into primary sortation cells and conveyer equipment that will sort that mail.
British Dictionary definitions for sortation

sortation

/sɔːˈteɪʃən/
noun
1.
the process of sorting items into groups sharing a distinguishing quality or characteristic
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