Taxonomy vs Pimplike - What's the difference?

taxonomy | pimplike |


As a noun taxonomy

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

As an adjective pimplike is

resembling a pimp or some aspect of one.

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

    pimplike

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Resembling a pimp or some aspect of one.
  • * 2009 , Jennifer Weiner, Certain Girls
  • "Check her out," I said, feeling vaguely pimplike as I pointed to a picture of a sweet-faced brunette posing on a porch with two beaming little boys.

    Synonyms

    * pimpish