heteronymous definition

  • adjective:
    • becoming, relating to, or associated with nature of a heteronym.
    • becoming different brands or terms but having communication or interrelationship, as mama and daughter.
    • Of, or regarding a heteronym
    • becoming different terms, but having a standard relationship e.g. sibling and sis tend to be siblings of each other
    • Having different brands or designations; standing in other relations.
  • others:
    • with respect to, of the nature of, or having a heteronym.
    • Of another type of title: especially, in optics, said for the double pictures of an object as seen under certain conditions. See homonymous.

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