Taxonomic



noun, plural taxonomies.
1.
the science or technique of classification.
2.
a classification into ordered categories:
a proposed taxonomy of educational objectives.
3.
Biology. the science dealing with the description, identification, naming, and classification of organisms.
noun
1.

the branch of biology concerned with the classification of organisms into groups based on similarities of structure, origin, etc
the practice of arranging organisms in this way

2.
the science or practice of classification

taxonomic tax·o·nom·ic (tāk’sə-nŏm’ĭk) or tax·o·nom·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of or relating to taxonomy.

taxonomy tax·on·o·my (tāk-sŏn’ə-mē)
n.

The classification of organisms in an ordered system that indicates natural relationships.

The science, laws, or principles of classification; systematics.

taxonomy
(tāk-sŏn’ə-mē)

The scientific classification of organisms into specially named groups based either on shared characteristics or on evolutionary relationships as inferred from the fossil record or established by genetic analysis.
taxonomy [(tak-son-uh-mee)]

The classification of living things. (See Linnean classification.)

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Taxonomical

    noun, plural taxonomies. 1. the science or technique of classification. 2. a classification into ordered categories: a proposed taxonomy of educational objectives. 3. Biology. the science dealing with the description, identification, naming, and classification of organisms. noun 1. the branch of biology concerned with the classification of organisms into groups based on similarities of structure, […]

  • Taxonomically

    noun, plural taxonomies. 1. the science or technique of classification. 2. a classification into ordered categories: a proposed taxonomy of educational objectives. 3. Biology. the science dealing with the description, identification, naming, and classification of organisms. noun 1. the branch of biology concerned with the classification of organisms into groups based on similarities of structure, […]



  • Taxonomic-phoneme

    noun 1. autonomous phoneme. autonomous phoneme noun, Linguistics. 1. a phoneme that is defined or determined by its contrast in sound with other phonemes, without reference to its role in morphology or any other level of linguistic analysis beyond the phonetic level.

  • Tautology

    noun, plural tautologies. 1. needless repetition of an idea, especially in words other than those of the immediate context, without imparting additional force or clearness, as in “widow woman.”. 2. an instance of such repetition. 3. Logic. a compound propositional form all of whose instances are true, as “A or not A.”. an instance of […]



Disclaimer: Taxonomic definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.