• Definition for "holonymy"
    • A semantic connection that exists between a term…
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "holonymy"
  • Cross Reference for "holonymy"

holonymy definition

  • noun:
    • A semantic connection that exists between a term denoting an entire (the holonym) and a term denoting part that concerns the complete (the meronym).
    • the standard or nature to be the complete in a holonymous connection.
    • the semantic relation that keeps between a complete and its own components
53 votes

How would you define holonymy?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!