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Bio-Taxonomical Terminology
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The knowledge of modern biological sciences began to reach China during the second part of the 19th century and the local practice of the various sciences actually became a reality at the beginning of the 20th century, greatly aided by what had happened previously in Japan (Kuiper 1993; Masini 1993; Métailié 2001b). By that time, the principles of…

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Georges MÉTAILIÉ, “Bio-Taxonomical Terminology”, in: Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics, General Editor Rint Sybesma. Consulted online on 26 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2210-7363_ecll_COM_00000037>
First published online: 2015

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