Полисемия и омонимия в английской медицинской терминологии

Translated title of the contribution: POLYSEMY AND HOMONYMY IN THE ENGLISH MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

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Abstract

The paper is devoted to studying polysemy and homonymy in the modern English medical terminology. The author points out that this terminology is characterized by categorial polysemanticism. Homonymy is observed among the most frequent words. Lexical-grammatical homonymy is more frequent phenomenon. Lexical homonymy is hardly observable in the terminology under analysis.
Translated title of the contributionPOLYSEMY AND HOMONYMY IN THE ENGLISH MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
Original languageRussian
Pages (from-to)74-78
JournalФИЛОЛОГИЧЕСКИЕ НАУКИ. ВОПРОСЫ ТЕОРИИ И ПРАКТИКИ
Issue number3-2 (69)
StatePublished - Mar 2017

Keywords

  • polysemanticism
  • POLYSEMY
  • categorial polysemy
  • homonymy
  • medical terminology
  • CONVERSION
  • context
  • frequency

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