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HYPERNYM
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    Definition:
    A word with a broad meaning constituting a category into which words with more specific meanings fall; a superordinate.


    Example:
    Dog is a hypernym for dachshund, Chihuahua, and poodle. Superhero is a hypernym for Batman and Spider-Man.


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    Derived from multiple sources


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NYM