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homonymy

[huh-mon-uh-mee, hoh-]
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noun
  1. homonymous state.

Origin of homonymy

1545–55; < Late Latin homōnymia < Greek homōnymía, equivalent to homṓnym(os) homonymous + -ia -y3
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