Taxonomy (biology)

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Taxonomy (frae Auncient Greek: τάξις taxis, "arrangement," an -νομία -nomia, "method"[1]) is the science o definin groups o biological organisms on the basis o shared characteristics an givin names tae thae groups.

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  1. Harper, Douglas. "Taxonomy". Online Etymology Dictionary. Retrieved April 18, 2011.