Definition of Synonymy. Meaning of Synonymy. Synonyms of Synonymy

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Definition of Synonymy

Synonymy
Synonymy Syn*on"y*my, n. [L. synonymia, Gr. ? a synonym: cf. F. synonymie.] 1. The quality of being synonymous; sameness of meaning. 2. A system of synonyms. 3. (Rhet.) A figure by which synonymous words are used to amplify a discourse.

Meaning of Synonymy from wikipedia

- all synonyms of one another; they are synonymous. The standard test for synonymy is substitution: one form can be replaced by another in a sentence without...
- The Botanical and Zoological Codes of nomenclature treat the concept of synonymy differently. In botanical nomenclature, a synonym is a scientific name...
- Cognitive synonymy is a type of synonymy in which synonyms are so similar in meaning that they cannot be differentiated either denotatively or connotatively...
- synonyms are called dōgigo (kanji: 同義語) or ruigigo (kanji: 類義語). Full synonymy, however, is rare. In general, native ****anese words may have broader meanings...
- Echidnas are Australian egg-laying mammals also known as spiny anteaters. Echidna may also refer to: Echidna (mythology), monster in Gr**** mythology and...
- Pachypodium horombense is a species of Pachypodium endemic to Madagascar. The plant trunk is pachycaul, and typically short and fat. It produces large...
- Pachypodium gracilius is a species of Pachypodium endemic to Madagascar. The plant trunk is pachycaul, and typically short and fat. It produces yellow...
- species were previously included in the genera Pilosocereus and Cereus. The genus Floribunda F.Ritter has been brought into synonymy with this genus....
- Pilosocereus (from Latin, "hairy cereus") is a genus of cactus. Tree cactus is a common name for Pilosocereus species. The commonly cultivated Pilosocereus...
- Rhabditis is a genus of nematodes in the family Rhabditidae. Names brought to synonymy Rhabditis (Caenorhabditis) Osche, 1952 is a synonym for Caenorhabditis...
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