Definition of hyponym. Meaning of hyponym. Synonyms of hyponym

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Definition of hyponym

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Meaning of hyponym from wikipedia

- in linguistics , a hyponym is a word or phrase whose semantic field is included within that of another word, its hypernym (sometimes
- in linguistics , the subordinate concept is called a hyponym of its superordinate. typically a hyponym is 'a kind of' its superordinate
- thus, in precise usage , the words breathing and ventilation are hyponyms , not synonym s, of respiration; but this prescription is not
- thus, in precise usage , the words breathing and ventilation are hyponyms , not synonym s, of respiration; but this prescription is not
- by long-standing convention, the respiratory rate , even though in precise usage ventilation is a hyponym , not a synonym , of respiration ).
- a bahuvrihi is exocentric , so that the compound is not a hyponym of its head . for instance, a sabretooth (smil-odon ) is neither a
- hypernym and hyponym: semantic change. generalization to specialization (or particularization) is reflected in the contrasting words hypernym and hyponym .
- hyponym s: y is a hyponym of x if every y is a (kind of) x (dog is a hyponym of canine) coordinate terms: y is a coordinate term of x if x
- a subsumption relation in category theory , semantic network s and linguistics , also known as a 'hyponym -hypernym relationship' (is-a )
- understanding the relationship between hypernym s and hyponym s. her main areas of interest include: socio-historical linguistics