hypernym definition

  • noun:
    • A word or term whose referents form a group including as a subset the referents of a subordinate term.
    • a word this is certainly much more generic or even more abstract than certain word; a word designating a course of which the given word is a part. Inverse of subtype and hyponym.
    • a word which more generic than certain term

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