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Bob Kasenchak

On Polyhierarchy

By Taxonomy, Taxonomy Management
Definition  In taxonomy, a polyhierarchy refers to any hierarchical structure that allows a term to have multiple parents. (The opposite concept, monohierarchy, is used to describe taxonomies that do not allow polyhierarchy.)  Polyhierarchy does not apply…
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Taxonomy Theory and Practice

By Taxonomy
1. Theory  In the land of information science (related to but distinct from generalized information theory, which is much more mathematical and concerned with, for example, signals), taxonomy theory is more or less dictated…
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