The systematic grouping of organisms according to the structural or evolutionary relationships among them. Organisms are normally classified by observed similarities in their body and cell structure or by evolutionary relationships based on the analysis of sequences of their DNA.
Representation or repute, as opposed to reality:
The terms or system of terms used in a specific science, art, etc.; nomenclature
The scientific classification of organisms into specially named groups based either on shared characteristics or on evolutionary relationships as inferred from the fossil record or established by genetic analysis.
A complete (usually alphabetical) list of items.
The act of calling by a name
A list of often difficult or specialized words with their definitions, often placed at the back of a book.
All the vocal sounds, words, and ways of combining them common to a particular nation, tribe, or other speech community
(Computing, programming) A codified representation of a list, used to store data or in processing; especially, in the LISP programming language, a data structure consisting of a sequence of zero or more items.
Style of speaking; phraseology:
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