systematics


sys·tem·at·ics

noun plural but singular in construction \ˌsis-tə-ˈma-tiks\

Definition of SYSTEMATICS

1
:  the science of classification
2
a :  a system of classification
b :  the classification and study of organisms with regard to their natural relationships :  taxonomy

First Known Use of SYSTEMATICS

1888

Rhymes with SYSTEMATICS

sys·tem·at·ics

noun plural but singular in construction \ˌsis-tə-ˈmat-iks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SYSTEMATICS

1
: the science of classification
2
a : a system of classification b : the classification and study of organisms with regard to their natural relationships : taxonomy

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