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uk   /pəˈlɪs.ɪ.məs/ us   /ˌpɑːl.ɪˈsiː.məs/ also polysemic, /pəˈlɪs.ɪ.mɪk/ /ˌpɑːl.ɪˈsiː-/ specialized
A polysemous word has more than one meaning: a highly polysemous word such as "play" The term "right" is polysemic and ambiguous.
noun [U] uk   /pəˈlɪs.ɪ.mi/ us   /ˈpɑː.lɪ.siː.mi/
the fact of having more than one meaning
(Definition of polysemous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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