taxon

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See also: taxón, táxon, and tàxon

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Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from taxonomy.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈtæksɒn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈtæksɑːn/
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Noun[edit]

taxon (plural taxa or taxons)

  1. (taxonomy) A group of one or more populations of an organism or organisms seen by taxonomists to form a unit.

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French taxon.

Noun[edit]

taxon m (plural taxoni)

  1. (taxonomy) taxon

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

taxon m (plural táxones)

  1. Alternative form of taxón