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chemotaxonomy

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noun che·mo·tax·on·o·my \-(ˌ)tak-ˈsä-nə-mē\

Definition of chemotaxonomy

  1. :  the classification of plants and animals based on similarities and differences in biochemical composition

chemotaxonomic play \-ˌtak-sə-ˈnä-mik\ adjective
chemotaxonomist play \-(ˌ)tak-ˈsä-nə-mist\ noun


1963

First Known Use of chemotaxonomy

1963


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