Phylum vs Divison - What's the difference?

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phylum

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • (biology, taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class; also called a division, especially in describing plants; a taxon at that rank
  • Mammals belong to the phylum Chordata.
  • (linguistics) A large division of possibly related languages, or a major language family which is not subordinate to another.
  • Synonyms

    * (group of languages) superstock

    Derived terms

    * subphylum * superphylum English nouns with irregular plurals ----

    divison

    Not English

    Divison has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

    English words similar to 'divison':

    division, diapason, defusion, dubcon, diboson, devision, dobson, diffuson