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Overview of noun metonymy

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

(substituting the name of an attribute or feature for the name of the thing itself (as in `they counted heads')) © 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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