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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The study and classification of organisms with the goal of reconstructing their evolutionary histories and relationships

Usage examples (38)
  • The use of hierarchies as organizational models in systematics
  • Snail shells are important for use in systematics, that is deciding who is more closely related to whom.
  • Morphology and systematics of the Scytopetalaceae.
  • Is it because these systematics are not well understood? for more
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