As nouns the difference between taxonomy and satyr
is that taxonomy
is the science or the technique used to make a classification while satyr
is a being who is half-man and half-goat, often symbolised with pan, the greek god of nature christianity however, tends to symbolise them with satan.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
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
* satyre (rare or archaic)
* satyrus (rare)
(Greek mythology) A male companion of Pan or Dionysus with the tail of a horse and a perpetual erection.
(Roman mythology) A faun.
A lecherous man.
Any of various butterflies of the family Satyridae , having brown wings marked with eyelike spots; a meadow brown.
(obsolete) The orangutan.
- Rough Satyrs danced; and Fauns, with cloven heel, / From the glad sound would not be absent long.
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