Someone whose profession is taxonomy, or who performs taxonomy at a professional level.

Hepaticology, outside the temperate parts of the Northern Hemisphere, still lies deep in the shadow cast by that ultimate "closet taxonomist," Franz Stephani—a ghost whose shadow falls over us all.

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  • Taxonomist — Tax*on o*mist (t[a^]ks*[o^]n [ o]*m[i^]st), n. One skilled in taxonomy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • taxonomist — taxonomy ► NOUN chiefly Biology 1) the branch of science concerned with classification. 2) a scheme of classification. DERIVATIVES taxonomic adjective taxonomical adjective taxonomist noun. ORIGIN from Greek taxis arrangement + nomia distribution …   English terms dictionary

  • taxonomist — noun see taxonomy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • taxonomist — n. [Gr. taxis, arrangement; nomos, law] One who studies the theory and practice of classifying organisms …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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  • taxonomist — n. expert in taxonomy, expert on the classification of organisms (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • taxonomist —   One who studies or performs taxonomy …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

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