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Metonymy

Me`ton´y`my   Pronunciation: mė`tǒn´ĭ`mŷ; 277
n.1.(Rhet.) A trope in which one word is put for another that suggests it; as, we say, a man keeps a good table instead of good provisions; we read Virgil, that is, his poems; a man has a warm heart, that is, warm affections; a city dweller has no wheels, that is, no automobile.
Noun1.metonymy - substituting the name of an attribute or feature for the name of the thing itself (as in `they counted heads')
figure, figure of speech, image, metalepsis, trope, voice
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Meticorten
meticulosity
Meticulous
meticulously
meticulousness
Metier
Metif
Metis
Metoche
Metol
Metonic
Metonic year
metonym
Metonymic
metonymical
metonymically
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Metope
Metopic
metopion
Metopomancy
Metoposcopic
Metoposcopist
Metoposcopy
metoprolol
Metosteon
metralgia
Metrazol
metrazol shock
metrazol shock therapy
metrazol shock treatment
Metre
Metre or meter
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