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file under (something)

To put something, often paperwork, in a file that has a particular name or designation. File these papers under "miscellaneous" for now—we'll get to them later.
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file under

v.
To store some document or information in a place with some name, label, or symbol associated with it: The contract was filed under her married name. The lawyer filed the documents under the appropriate heading.
See also: file
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