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Literally, a pigeonhole is a small hole or compartment for pigeons to nest in (shown in the picture above) or a small compartment for storing papers,letters, etc..., e.g. in a desk or wall unit. What do you think the English idiom to pigeonhole someone or something means? Select the correct answer among the possible definitions listed below:

To pigeonhole someone or something means...

a) to classify or categorize someone or something
b) to transport someone or something
c) to take care of someone or something

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