Taxonomy vs Outsleep - What's the difference?

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As a noun taxonomy

is the science or the technique used to make a classification.

As a verb outsleep is

to sleep longer than or beyond.

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

    outsleep

    English

    Verb

  • To sleep longer than or beyond.
  • * 1874 , , XIII
  • And often in his secret soul he prays
    To sleep through barren periods unaware,
    Arousing at some longed-for date of pleasure;
    Which having passed and yielded him small treasure,
    He would outsleep another term of care.
  • * 1978 , Audrey Sutherland, Paddling My Own Canoe
  • I stay in bed, outsleeping the rain and reading.

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