Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of polyseme.

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Examples

  • Success of one search engine over another may rely on avoiding homonyms while tracking polysemes: A searcher gives cues to help the search engine distinguish the word bank as the shore of a river or stream from the same word in its other senses.

    Fishbird : Girl’s name + aquatic animal

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