taxonomy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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taxonomynoun [C or U]

uk   /tækˈsɒn.ə.mi/  us   /-ˈsɑː.nə-/ specialized
a ​system for ​naming and ​organizing things, ​especiallyplants and ​animals, into ​groups that ​sharesimilarqualities
adjective uk   /ˌtæk.səˈnɒm.ɪk/  us   /-ˈnɑː.mɪk/
a taxonomic ​group/​system
(Definition of taxonomy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “taxonomy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 分类学, 生物分类学…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分類學, 生物分類學…
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