Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Phylum

Phylum [ FAHY-luh'm  ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. a primary division of the plant or animal kingdom
2. a large division of genetically related families of languages or linguistic stocks
3. a group of organisms ranking above a class and below a kingdom or the second-largest division of biological classification
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The biology students were asked to examine the six organisms on the table and then identify the phylum to which each specimen belonged.