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PREFERRED TERM
1526Hypernymy  
BROADER CONCEPT
ENTRY TERMS
  • Blanket term
  • Superordinate
  • Umbrella term
SCOPE NOTE
  • Hypernymy is the semantic relation between a more general word and a more specific word. Tree is a hyperonym of oak, because the set of trees includes the set of oaks. Hyperonymy is the converse of hyponymy.
SOURCE
  • Crystal 2008
  • Zapata 2008
  • Ξυδόπουλος 2008
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Karasimos Athanasios (AA)
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URI
https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1526
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