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systematics

(sĭs′tə-măt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
1. The science of systematic classification.
2. A system of classification, as biosystematics.
3. Biology The systematic classification of organisms, especially in terms of the similarities or evolutionary relationships among them; taxonomy.
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This shows the extreme importance of molecular data in EPN systematics but also the necessity of good practice in interpretation.
This new, fully integrated solution from Hexagon will feature the former Cambridge Systematics' permitting application, PermitCS, and Hexagon's route planning and restriction management applications.
He taught "Biogeography" (1988-1992) and "Principles of Systematics" (1994-2007) at The City College of New York, where he is an adjunct professor and has supervised several graduate students.
Cullman Program for Molecular Systematics, NYBG, Bronx, NY, USA
ICONES PLEUROTHALLIDINARUM VIII: Systematics of Lepanthopsis, Octomeria subgenus Pleurothallopsis, Restrepiella, Restrepiopsis, Salpistele, and Teagueia.
The announcement of Carmody's role comes only one month after NOS-SYSTEMATICS acquired East Coast Storage Solutions, a Connecticut-based competitor, and less than one year after SYSTEMATICS and NOS established a strategic partnership.
The esteemed and enduring Handbook of Zoology, a German work initiated in the 1920s, treats the whole animal kingdom, from single-celled organisms to mammals, in eight volumes, offering overviews on animal systematics and morphology and coverage of physiology, behavior, ecology, and applied aspects of zoological research.
I should, however, point out that one cannot discount Doran's insight that our age is more interested in hermeneutics and history than in doctrines and systematics, and that a conversation between Lonergan and Gadamer or Ricoeur, or even Heidegger, is more apt to yield these mutually self-mediating advantages of dialogues.
A number of the chapters were of particular interest to this reviewer, especially the one on systematics by Pinto-da-Rocha and Giribet (it is also worth noting that one or the other of the editors has co-authored nine of the fifteen chapters in the book).
After leaving Systematics, Smiley did some small venture-capital deals and was on the board of Southern Development Bancorporation, now called Southern Bancorp, in Arkadelphia when the bank approached him with an offer in 2003.
It wishes to posit questions about the role of architecture and architects on the cusp of the twenty-first century that concern issues of place, difference and systematics, notation and geometry.
Molecular systematics of Phlebotominae: a pilot study.