disambiguate

verb dis·am·big·u·ate \ ˌdis-am-ˈbi-gyə-ˌwāt , -gyü-ˌāt \

Definition of disambiguate

disambiguated; disambiguating
linguistics
: to establish a single semantic or grammatical interpretation for
  • needed to disambiguate the phrase

disambiguation

play \-ˌbi-gyə-ˈwā-shən, -gyü-ˈā-\ noun

First Known Use of disambiguate

1960

in the meaning defined above

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