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scientific name


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A name used by scientists, especially the taxonomic name of an organism that consists of a genus name and a specific epithet, such as Homo sapiens, the scientific name for humans.

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  • noun A formal name according to an internationally accepted standard, especially the formal name of a taxon:


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