Meaning of TAXON in English

TAXON

/tak"son/ , n. , pl. taxa /tak"seuh/ .

a taxonomic category, as a species or genus.

[ 1945-50; táx ( is ) TAXIS 1 + -on neut. n. ending; see -ON 1 ]

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