Scientific terminology/class discussion
Discussion Page for Scientific Terminology
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Were there any terms in the film or the reading that you found difficult to understand?
Taxonomy uses the word roots tax from the Greek τάξις, taxis, 'order' + nomy from νόμος, nomos, 'law' or 'science'. w:Taxonomy
You'll find that there are many words that end with -nomy such as astronomy ( the science of stars).
Rozzychan 02:56, 19 January 2008 (UTC)