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Reorganise/merge tags for coronavirus / COVID-19 / sars-cov-2 / others

I suggest keeping covid-19 as well as coronavirus. COVID-19 is the disease caused by infection with the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Since we cover both microbiology/virology and some health topics ...
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Creating new tag synonyms for limnology

I see the point of joining limnology and freshwater-biology, since they are so close to each other (as @BryanKrause points out, limnology is a bit broader though). However, freshwater-biology is sort ...
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Synonyme tags `sterilization`/`sterilisation`

I merged both tags to the british spelling (which was the more common one) and created a synonym.
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Please vote to make "Animal" tag synonymous with "Zoology" tag

Your activity relating this issue has escaped my notice - my apologies. I merged animal with zoology. The effects may take a while to become visible because of caching.
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Tag Synonym Suggestions

Merged oncology and tumor with cancer and also created oncology as a synonym of cancer. I chose to keep cancer as the primary tag because it is more common and better understood than oncology. ...
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What is the difference between the "inheritance" tag and the "genetics" tag

I have merged questions tagged with inheritance with genetics. Also, I have synonymized inheritance with genetics (master tag).
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Creating new tag synonyms for limnology

Suggested Solution: As discussed in this Q&A's comments and in fileunderwater's post, I think the best thing to do moving forward is: freshwater-biology should be made the main tag (i.e., the "...
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Reorganise/merge tags for coronavirus / COVID-19 / sars-cov-2 / others

As I have said before, the tag "virus" would be sufficient as we don't have tags for dozens of viruses of biological importance. But yes, throw the others off and just use "coronavirus" for those few ...
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