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From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·sort v. t. [imp. & p. p. Assorted; p. pr. & vb. n. Assorting.]
 1. To separate and distribute into classes, as things of a like kind, nature, or quality, or which are suited to a like purpose; to classify; as, to assort goods.
 Note: [Rarely applied to persons.]
    They appear . . . no ways assorted to those with whom they must associate.   --Burke.
 2. To furnish with, or make up of, various sorts or a variety of goods; as, to assort a cargo.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·sort·ed a. Selected; culled.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds
             (even to the point of incongruity); "an arrangement of
             assorted spring flowers"; "assorted sizes";
             "miscellaneous accessories"; "a mixed program of
             baroque and contemporary music"; "a motley crew";
             "sundry sciences commonly known as social"-
             I.A.Richards [syn: miscellaneous, mixed, motley,
      2: of many different kinds purposefully arranged but lacking
         any uniformity; "assorted sizes"; "his disguises are many
         and various"; "various experiments have failed to disprove
         the theory"; "cited various reasons for his behavior"
         [syn: various]