Usage examples for taxonomy

  1. " Taxonomy" does not appear to me so dreadful a word as it does to Veblen. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  2. As things are better understood, the mind seeks system, taxonomy, quantitative measurement. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  3. I have said that dynamic factors tend to come under the rules of static taxonomy to the extent that they become more accurately understood. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  4. To which is added the Principles of Taxonomy and Phytography, and a Glossary of Botanical Terms. – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  5. In the nineteenth century the freshwater polyp became a favourite object of biological observation and was watched and examined by a host of observers, among the more noteworthy of whom were Kleinenberg, Nussbaum, and Brauer, who has since the beginning of the present century made an important contribution to the taxonomy of the genus. – Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa by Nelson Annandale
  6. The morphological phenomena which find their application in taxonomy, belong exclusively to phylogeny. – A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution by Carl Von Nägeli