Taxonomy vs Bonce - What's the difference?

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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?

taxonomy

Noun

(taxonomies)
  • 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.
  • Synonyms

    * alpha taxonomy

    Derived terms

    * folk taxonomy * scientific taxonomy

    See also

    * classification * rank * taxon * domain * kingdom * subkingdom * superphylum * phylum * subphylum * class * subclass * infraclass * superorder * order * suborder * infraorder * parvorder * superfamily * family * subfamily * genus * species * subspecies * superregnum * regnum * subregnum * superphylum * phylum * subphylum * classis * subclassis * infraclassis * superordo * ordo * subordo * infraordo * taxon * superfamilia * familia * subfamilia * ontology

    bonce

    English

    Etymology 1

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (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!

    Etymology 2

    Noun

    (-)
  • (dated) A boys' game played with large marbles.
  • (Webster 1913)