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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Practice of classifying plants and animals according to their presumed natural relationships;

Usage examples (34)
  • ID guy: Except that taxonomy is based on CHARACTERISTICS.
  • A taxonomy is a nested hierarchy based on shared characterists.
  • However Linnean taxonomy is a nested hierarchy through-n-through.
  • And in the penthouse at the top of Bloom's taxonomy is evaluation. for more
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