Definition of Taxonomy:

  1. Science of orderly classification of items (related to one another in an actual or presumed manner) into distinct groups. Also called systematics.

  2. The branch of science concerned with classification, especially of organisms; systematics.

Synonyms of Taxonomy

Aerobiology, Agrobiology, Analysis, Anatomy, Animal physiology, Anthropology, Antonomasia, Arrangement, Assortment, Astrobiology, Bacteriology, Binomial nomenclature, Biochemics, Biochemistry, Biochemy, Bioecology, Biological science, Biology, Biometrics, Biometry, Bionics, Bionomics, Biophysics, Biosystematics, Biosystematy, Botany, Cataloging, Categorization, Cell physiology, Class, Classification, Codification, Comparative anatomy, Conchology, Cryobiology, Culling, Cybernetics, Cytology, Division, Ecology, Electrobiology, Embryology, Entomology, Enzymology, Ethnobiology, Ethology, Exobiology, Family, Filing, Genetics, Genus, Glossology, Gnotobiotics, Gradation, Grading, Grouping, Helminthology, Herpetology, Ichthyology, Indexing, Kingdom, Life science, Malacology, Mammalogy, Microbiology, Molecular biology, Nomenclature, Onomastics, Onomatology, Order, Orismology, Ornithology, Pharmacology, Phylum, Physiology, Pigeonholing, Place-names, Place-naming, Placement, Polyonymy, Protozoology, Radiobiology, Ranging, Ranking, Rating, Screening, Selection, Sifting, Sorting, Sorting out, Species, Stratification, Subdivision, Subordination, Systematics, Tabulation, Taxidermy, Terminology, Toponymy, Triage, Trinomialism, Typology, Virology, Xenobiology, Zoogeography, Zoography, Zoology, Zoonomy, Zoopathology, Zoophysics, Zootaxy, Zootomy, Categorization, Categorizing, Classifying, Classing, Grouping, Grading, Ranking, Organization, Sorting, Codification, Systematization, Stratification

How to use Taxonomy in a sentence?

  1. The question remains, however, whether expertise in taxonomy and biological systematics will be available for the long term.

Meaning of Taxonomy & Taxonomy Definition