- a classification system derived from user-generated electronic tags or keywords that annotate and describe online content: Imprecise folksonomies can hinder information retrieval.
Origin of folksonomy
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- a system of classification that makes use of terms that occur naturally in the language of users of the system
C21: from folk + taxonomy