noun, plural folksonomies. Computers.
a classification system derived from user-generated electronic tags or keywords that annotate and describe online content: Imprecise folksonomies can hinder information retrieval.

2000–05; blend of folks and taxonomy Unabridged
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folksonomy (fəʊkˈsɒnəmɪ)
a system of classification that makes use of terms that occur naturally in the language of users of the system
[C21: from folk + taxonomy]

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