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heteronymous

[het-uh-ron-uh-muh s] /ˌhɛt əˈrɒn ə məs/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a heteronym.
2.
having different names, as a pair of correlatives:
Father and son are heteronymous relatives.
Origin
1725-1735
1725-35; < Late Greek heterṓnymos having a different name. See heteronym, -ous
Related forms
heteronymously, adverb
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