Homonymity

What is Homonymity?

Homonymity definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Phonetics. a word pronounced the same as another but differing in meaning, whether spelled the same way or not, as heir and air; a homophone(def 1).
a word that is both a homophone and a homograph, that is, exactly the same as another in sound and spelling but different in meaning, as chase

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