Taxonomy vs Durrie - What's the difference?

taxonomy | durrie |


As nouns the difference between taxonomy and durrie

is that taxonomy is the science or the technique used to make a classification while durrie is (australia|slang) or durrie can be .

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

    durrie

    English

    Etymology 1

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Australia, slang)
  • * 1998 , Phillip Gwynne, , unnumbered page,
  • ‘Deadly,’ she said, and passed me the durrie .
    I took a drag. Was she watching? No, thank goodness, she was looking down at the water again. I blew the smoke straight out, without taking it into my lungs.
    ‘Deadly,’ I said, and passed the durrie back to Clarence.

    Etymology 2

    Noun

    (en noun)