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ho·mon·y·mous  audio  (h-mn-ms, h-) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
  1. Having the same name.
  2. Of the nature of a homonym; homonymic.

ETYMOLOGY:
From Latin homnymus, from Greek homnumos : homo-, homo- + onuma, name; see n-men- in Indo-European roots

OTHER FORMS:
ho·mony·mous·ly(Adverb)


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