phylum definition

  • noun:
    • Biology A primary division of a kingdom, as of the pet kingdom, ranking after that above a course in dimensions. See Dining Table at taxonomy.
    • Linguistics a big unit of perhaps genetically associated families of languages or linguistic stocks.
    • A rank when you look at the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class; also referred to as a division, especially in describing flowers; a taxon at that rank
    • A large unit of perhaps related languages, or an important language household that is perhaps not subordinate to another.
    • among larger divisions of the pet kingdom; a branch; a grand unit.
    • some creatures or plants genetically linked.
    • Any primary division or subkingdom of pet or veggie kingdom. , , , , ,
    • The visual representation regarding the evolution of one or a few types of animal life by descent with modification from preexisting forefathers, in the principle regarding the building of a genealogical dining table or “family tree.”
    • In botany, an excellent group or sub-kingdom associated with vegetable kingdom, next above a course.
    • (biology) the most important taxonomic group of pets and flowers; contains classes
    • (linguistics) a big number of languages being historically related

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