Definition of hyponym. Meaning of hyponym. Synonyms 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 spelled hyperonym
- steamer which are included in ship. a hypernym is superordinate to a hyponym, and a hyponym is subordinate to a hypernym. an animal is a generalization
- convention, the respiratory rate, even though in precise usage ventilation is a hyponym, not a synonym, of respiration). ventilation volumes and rates are categorized
- referent possesses. a bahuvrihi is exocentric, so that the compound is not a hyponym of its head. for instance, a sabretooth (smil-odon) is neither a sabre
- of a whole. a word denoting a subset of what another word denotes is a hyponym. in knowledge representation languages, meronymy is often expressed as
- hypernym-hyponym (supertype-subtype) relations between types (cl****es) defining a taxonomic hierarchy, where for a subsumption relation: a hyponym (subtype
- linguistics, the subordinate concept is called a hyponym of its superordinate. typically a hyponym is 'a kind of' its superordinate (keith allan, natural
- hypernym-hyponym (supertype-subtype) relations between types (cl****es) defining a taxonomic hierarchy, where for a subsumption relation: a hyponym (subtype