systematics

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noun, plural in form but singular in construction sys·tem·at·ics \ˌsis-tə-ˈma-tiks\

Definition of systematics

  1. 1 :  the science of classification

  2. 2a :  a system of classificationb :  the classification and study of organisms with regard to their natural relationships :  taxonomy

First Known Use of systematics

1879


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systematics

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

Medical Definition of systematics

  1. 1:  the science of classification

  2. 2a:  a system of classificationb:  the classification and study of organisms with regard to their natural relationships :  taxonomy


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