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synonymous

adjective
 
 
/sɪˈnɒnɪməs/
CONNECTED If one thing is synonymous with another, they are very closely connected with each other in people's minds: It is a country where wealth is synonymous with corruption.Linking and relatingRegarding and concerning
WORD If one word is synonymous with another, they have the same meaning.Terminology and vocabulary
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