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The meaning of Heteronym

ˈhɛtərə(ʊ)nɪm

Heteronym – definition

noun

Each of two or more words which are spelled identically but have different sounds and meanings, such as tear meaning ‘rip’ and tear meaning ‘liquid from the eye’.

noun

Each of two or more words which are used to refer to the identical thing in different geographical areas of a speech community, such as nappy and diaper.

noun

Each of two words having the same meaning but derived from unrelated sources, for example preface and foreword.

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异名

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Heteroniem

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Hétéronyme

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Heteronym

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विषम नाम

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Eteronimo

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이명

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Гетероним, Омограф

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Heterónimo

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