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synonym

noun syn·onym \ˈsin-ə-ˌnim\

Medical Definition of SYNONYM

:  a taxonomic name rejected as being incorrectly applied or incorrect in form
syn·onym·i·ty \ˌsin-ə-ˈnim-ət-ē\ noun, plural syn·onym·i·ties
April 28, 2015
portmanteau Hear it
a word formed by the blending of words
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