[hoh-moh flawr-es-ee-en-sis, flohr-]
a possible species of very small, primitive human: its fossils were discovered on the Indonesian island of Flores in 2003.
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What’s the Difference Between a Homograph, Homonym, and Homophone?
These words are often tossed around by teachers and linguists. What do they really mean? The prefix homo- comes from the Greek word homós which meant “one and the same.” So all of these words describe some types of sameness. Homographs are words that are spelled alike, but have different meanings and sometimes different pronunciations. The root graph comes from the Greek word meaning “drawn …
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