Biotaxy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Biotaxy (Biol) The classification of living organisms according to their structural character; taxonomy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n biotaxy The classification, arrangement, or coördination of living organisms, according to the sum of their morphological characters; a biological system; taxonomy.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Biotaxy bī′ō-tak-si classification according to the sum of the morphological character.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. bi`os life + , arrangement
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. bios, life, and Taxis.