heterograph

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

hetero- +‎ -graph

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛtəɹəʊɡɹæf/

NounEdit

heterograph (plural heterographs)

  1. A word whose sound is the same, but spelling and meaning differ from another’s.

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Nyms (with Wiki category (cat) if any)
nym Sound Spelling Meaning phone/graph
homonym same same different both
heteronym (cat) different same different homograph
heterograph same different different homophone (cat)
heterophone different same same homograph
synonym different different same -
alternative spelling same different same homophone
identical same same same not applicable
distinct different different different -