Biomimicry Taxonomy

"The Biomimicry Taxonomy is a classification system developed by the Biomimicry Institute to organize biological content on the website AskNature. The taxonomy categorizes the different ways that organisms and natural systems meet functional challenges into groups of related functions.
Use the taxonomy to help you navigate AskNature or, when beginning a design challenge, as a tool to help you 'think functionally' and identify questions you can 'ask' nature."


"LOINC was initiated in 1994 by Clem McDonald, an investigator at the Regenstrief Institute, which is an internationally respected non-profit medical research organization associated with Indiana University. Regenstrief organized the LOINC committee to develop a common terminology for laboratory and clinical observations because there was a growing trend to send clinical data electronically from laboratories and other data producers to hospitals, physician's offices, and payers who use the data for clinical care and management purposes.

ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

"The ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology is the result of many years of gathering material from sources such as scientific journals, industrial magazines, professional organizations, the world wide web, industry seminars, company guides, vendor and manufacturer information, national and international codes, and diverse individuals. This compilation of abbreviations, acronyms, and terminology is a reference for engineers, designers, technicians, owners, contractors, and others in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries.

Thesaurus für Parlamentsmaterialien

"Die Parlamentsdokumentation unterstützt Sie (.) mit dem Thesaurus 'PARTHES'. Er enthält einen festgelegten Wortschatz an Schlagworten, die den Dokumenten zugeordnet werden. Aber auch Synonyme werden im Thesaurus vollständig erfasst und verweisen auf das festgelegte Schlagwort; so wird das Schlagwort 'Extremismus' benutzt für das Synonym 'Radikalismus'. Sie können in einem solchen Fall mit beiden Bezeichnungen suchen, da die Verweisung sicherstellt, dass Sie auch mit 'Radikalismus' alle mit 'Extremismus' erschlossenen Dokumente finden.

"The parliamentary documentation supports you (.) With the thesaurus 'PARTHES', which contains a fixed vocabulary of slogans which are assigned to the documents, but also synonyms are fully recorded in the thesaurus and refer to the keyword 'Used for the synonym' radicalism ', you can search for both terms in such a case, since the referral ensures that you can also find with' radicalism 'all the documents found with' extremism ' The terms contained in 'PARTHES' accurately represent the parliamentary work.To determine whether your search word is included in the thesaurus, you can call the t


"In the late 1990s, the International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH) developed MedDRA, a rich and highly specific standardised medical terminology to facilitate sharing of regulatory information internationally for medical products used by humans. ICH’s powerful tool, MedDRA is available to all for use in the registration, documentation and safety monitoring of medical products both before and after a product has been authorised for sale.

Stiftung Bibliothek Werner Oechslin Systematik

"Diese vorläufige Übersicht (Stand: 2011) vereinigt ca. 41'000 bisher erfasste Titel in Kurzaufnahmen, gegliedert in eine thematische Ordnung (Systematik). Sie wird fortlaufend überarbeitet und dient daher nur zur groben Orientierung über den Bestand der Bibliothek!"

"This preliminary overview (as of 2011) unites about 41,000 titles that have been registered so far in short abstracts, organized into a thematic order (classification scheme). It is constantly being revised and serves only for a rough orientation about the library collection!"

Unified Soil Classification System

"The Unified Soil Classification System (USCS) is a soil classification system used in engineering and geology to describe the texture and grain size of a soil. The classification system can be applied to most unconsolidated materials, and is represented by a two-letter symbol."