Definition of Homograph in English :

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Homograph meaning in English

Meaning of Homograph in English

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Homograph

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Noun

1. homograph

two words are homographs if they are spelled the same way but differ in meaning (e.g. fair)

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Homograph

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noun
one of a group of words spelt in the same way but having different meanings
Compare heteronym

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Homograph

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noun
a word with the same spelling as another or others but with a different meaning and origin, and, sometimes, a different pronunciation (Ex.: bow, the front part of a ship; bow, to bend; bow, a decorative knot)

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Homograph

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n.
One of two or more words that have the same spelling but differ in origin, meaning, and sometimes pronunciation, such as fair (pleasing in appearance) and fair (market) or wind (wĭnd) and wind (wīnd).

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