systematics

noun, plural in form but singular in construction sys·tem·at·ics \ 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

1879


Medical Dictionary

systematics

noun plural but singular in construction sys·tem·at·ics \ ˌsis-tə-ˈmat-iks \

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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