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Definition 1: the metaphysical study of the nature of being and existence - [noun denoting cognition]

(ontology is a kind of ...) the philosophical study of being and knowing

Definition 2: (computer science) a rigorous and exhaustive organization of some knowledge domain that is usually hierarchical and contains all the relevant entities and their relations - [noun denoting cognition]

(ontology is a kind of ...) an organized structure for arranging or classifying

"he changed the arrangement of the topics" "the facts were familiar but it was in the organization of them that he was original" "he tried to understand their system of classification"

(ontology belongs to category ...) the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures

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