As nouns the difference between taxonomy and overstay
is that taxonomy
is the science or the technique used to make a classification while overstay
is the act of staying too long.
As a verb overstay is
to remain present after the agreed or appropriate departure time.
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
To remain present after the agreed or appropriate departure time.
To remain present beyond the limits of.
* overstay one's welcome
The act of staying too long.
* 2011 , Richard M. Stana, Overstay Enforcement
- For example, if USCIS approves a change of status or extension of stay for a nonimmigrant, the alien may be authorized to remain in the country beyond his or her original period of admission without qualifying as an overstay .