paronymy definition

  • noun:
    • the grade of becoming paronymous.
    • The use of paronymous words.
    • the caliber of being paronymous; in addition, the utilization of paronymous terms.
    • The quality of being paronymous.
    • the synthesis of a word from a word of some other language by modification of cancellation or any other small adjustment; the concept taking part in these types of transference of terms in one language to another; homosynonymy; isonymy.

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