Taxonomy vs Dakota - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between taxonomy and dakota

is that taxonomy is the science or the technique used to make a classification while dakota is a member of the dakota people.

As a proper noun dakota is

the santee branch of the sioux people; the language of these people.

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

    dakota

    English

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • the Santee branch of the Sioux people; the language of these people
  • either of the two states North Dakota or South Dakota
  • .
  • * 2002 , Dork Geek Jew , Allen & Unwin (2002), ISBN 1865087912, page 12:
  • 'Montana?' I said. 'You can't call a kid Montana'?these friends of mine were going to call their new baby girl Montana and I tried to talk them out of it, because I'm sick of Australians naming their kids after American placenames, I'm sick of all these Montanas and Delawares and Indianas and Dallases. You'd never hear it the other way around; you're not going to hear about an American kid called Warrnambool or Kooweerup? [- - -] and they said,'Okay okay, we won't call her Montana.' So they called her Dakota .

    Derived terms

    * Dakota group

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A member of the Dakota people.
  • See also

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