Taxonomy

Technology / Programming / Taxonomy: A taxonomy (or concept taxonomy) is a set of interdependent concepts arranged in a lattice based on their refinement relationships. In some cases, a concept taxonomy will resemble a hierarchy because it will contain only a single refinement tree:, more typically, however, a concept taxonomy will will contain several small tree-like structures.

Archetype

Entertainment / Literature / Archetype: An original model or pattern from which other later copies are made, especially a character, an action, or situation that seems to represent common patterns of human life. Often, archetypes include a MORE

Systematics

Science / Biology / Systematics: The classification of organisms based on information from observations and experiments; includes the reconstruction of evolutionary relatedness among living organisms. Currently, a system that divides MORE

Families

Science / Biology / Families: 1. In taxonomy, term applied to subcategories within orders. 2. Term applied to a group of similar things, such as languages, chromosomes, etc. MORE

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