Definition of Taxonomy. Meaning of Taxonomy. Synonyms of Taxonomy

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Definition of Taxonomy

Taxonomy
Taxonomy Tax*on"o*my (-m[y^]), n. [Gr. ta`xis an arrangement, order + no`mos a law.] That division of the natural sciences which treats of the classification of animals and plants; the laws or principles of classification.

Meaning of Taxonomy from wikipedia

- Taxonomy is the practice and science of categorization or classification. The word finds its roots in the Gr**** language τάξις, taxis (meaning 'order'...
- In biology, taxonomy (from Ancient Gr**** τάξις (taxis) 'arrangement', and -νομία (-nomia) 'method') is the scientific study of naming, defining (cir****scribing)...
- Bloom's taxonomy is a set of three hierarchical models used to classify educational learning objectives into levels of complexity and specificity. The...
- classification, taxonomic rank is the relative level of a group of organisms (a taxon) in a taxonomic hierarchy. Examples of taxonomic ranks are species...
- biological taxonomy, a domain (/dəˈmeɪn/ or /doʊˈmeɪn/) (Latin: regio), also dominion, superkingdom, realm, or empire, is the highest taxonomic rank of organisms...
- Plant taxonomy is the science that finds, identifies, describes, classifies, and names plants. It is one of the main branches of taxonomy (the science...
- A folk taxonomy is a vernacular naming system, as distinct from scientific taxonomy. Folk biological classification is the way people traditionally describe...
- synonym of Papilio levana in the taxonomic sense emplo**** by the Zoological code. Unlike synonyms in other contexts, in taxonomy a synonym is not interchangeable...
- Linnaean taxonomy can mean either of two related concepts: the particular form of biological classification (taxonomy) set up by Carl Linnaeus, as set...
- plural familiae) is one of the eight major hierarchical taxonomic ranks in Linnaean taxonomy; it is classified between order and genus. A family may be...