As nouns the difference between taxonomy and bonce
is that taxonomy
is the science or the technique used to make a classification while bonce
is (british slang) the human head or bonce
can be (dated) a boys' game played with large marbles.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
The science or the technique used to make a classification.
A classification; especially , a classification in a hierarchical system.
(taxonomy, uncountable) The science of finding, describing, classifying and naming organisms.
* alpha taxonomy
* folk taxonomy
* scientific taxonomy
(British slang) the human head
* 2010 , , Season 4 Episode 8, "Everyone".
- Cook: I don't think you know what I am, mate. ... I'm a fucking waste of space. I'm just a stupid kid. I got no sense. A criminal. I'm no fucking use, me. I am nothing. So, please... please... get it into, you know, into your bonce ... that you killed my friend. And... I'm Cook. I'M COOK!
(dated) A boys' game played with large marbles.