[ hahy-per-nim ]
/ ˈhaɪ pər nɪm /
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British Dictionary definitions for hypernym
/ (ˈhaɪpəˌnɪm) /
another name for superordinate (def. 3)
Word Origin for hypernym
C20: hyper- + Greek onoma name
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