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Overview of noun eponym

The noun eponym has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. eponym

(the person for whom something is named; "Constantine I is the eponym for Constantinople")

2. eponym

(the name derived from a person (real or imaginary); "Down's syndrome is an eponym for the English physician John Down") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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