Holonyms and Meronyms

Holonyms and Meronyms : Vocabulary Building

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What are "Holonyms and Meronyms"?-- HOLONYMS ---- [Holo- Whole; -Onym: Name] - Holonym is a word that denotes a thing that is complete in itself and whose part, member or substance is represented by another word. Holonym [singular] Holonyms [plural] Example: 'Bird' is a holonym of 'Feather'. Derived terms related to 'Holonyms': Holonymous- Words that are Holonyms are said to be Holonymous. Holonymy- The state of being a Holonym is called Holonymy. MERONYMS ---- [Mero- Part; -Onym: Name]- Meronym is a word that denotes a constituent part, member or substance of something that is complete in itself. Meronym [singular] Meronyms [plural] Example: 'Feather' is a meronym of 'Bird'. Derived terms related to 'Meronyms': Meronymous- Words that are Meronyms are said to be Meronymous. Meronymy- The state of being a Meronym is called Meronymy. Sample This: Holonyms and Meronyms - A - Holonym / Meronym -- Example A1 -- Holonym -- air-conditioner; Meronyms -- blower / compressor / condenser coil / control panel / cooling coil / evaporator coil / expansion valve / fan / motor / temperature sensing bulb / thermostat Holonym / Meronym -- Example A2 -- Holonym -- airplane (aeroplane); Meronyms -- aileron / altimeter / black box / cabin / cargo / cockpit / cowling / elevator / fin / flap / flight deck / fuselage / galley / hatch / jet engine / leading edge / nose / propeller / rudder / seat / slat / tail / trailing edge / undercarriage / wing Holonym / Meronym -- Example A3 -- Holonym - airport; Meronyms -- airplane / airstrip / air terminal / control tower / hangar / lounge / taxiway / terminal Holonym / Meronym -- Example A4 -- Holonym - algae; Meronyms -- cell membrane / cell wall / chloroplast / cytoplasm / flagellum / nucleolus / nucleus / starch vacuole Holonym / Meronym -- Example A5 -- Holonym - atom; Meronyms -- electron / neutron / proton Other Examples: Holonym / Meronym -- Example A6 - 'abacus' is the holonym of 'wire'; wire' is a meronym of 'abacus' Holonym / Meronym -- Example A7 - 'album' is the holonym of 'photograph'; 'photograph' is a meronym of 'album' Holonym / Meronym -- Example A8 --'asparagus' is the holonym of 'spear'; 'spear' is a meronym of 'asparagus' Holonym / Meronym -- Example A9 -- 'atmosphere' is the holonym of 'stratosphere'; 'stratosphere' is a meronym of 'atmosphere'
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  • Paperback | 70 pages
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  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1500800384
  • 9781500800383

About MR Manik Joshi

Manik Joshi was born on Jan 26, 1979 at Ranikhet and is permanent resident of Haldwani, Kumaon zone of India. He is an Internet Marketer by profession. He is interested in domaining (business of buying and selling domain names), web designing (creating websites), and various online jobs (including 'self publishing'). He is science graduate with ZBC (zoology, botany, and chemistry) subjects. He is also an MBA (with specialization in marketing). He has done three diploma courses in computer too. ManikJoshi.com is the personal website of the author.
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