|1.||homograph Compare homophone one of a group of words pronounced or spelt in the same way but having different meanings|
|2.||a person with the same name as another|
|3.||biology a name for a species or genus that should be unique but has been used for two or more different organisms|
|[C17: from Latin homōnymum, from Greek homōnumon, from homōnumos of the same name; see |
homonymous ho·mon·y·mous (hō-mŏn'ə-məs, hə-)
Having the same name.
Relating to the same sides of a field of vision.