Translation of hyponym in Spanish:


hipónimo, n.

Pronunciation /ˈhaɪpəˌnɪm//ˈhʌɪpə(ʊ)nɪm/


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    hipónimo masculine
    • I think it would also be very useful to incorporate a way to search based on hyper- and hyponyms (more and less generic versions of words).
    • In many instances, there are abbreviations for the hyponym, but no abbreviation for the more general term.
    • Abbreviation hyponyms that have a plural form ending with ‘s’ can all be put into a single list.
    • As we saw in Chapter 7, we can appeal to entailment in order to define the relation between a superordinate term and its hyponyms.
    • More importantly, elf schot is clearly a hyponym of maladye - that is, its meaning must fall within the semantic range of maladye - so cannot denote a projectile.