Hypernyms

What is the difference between catholicism and christianity?

catholicism | christianity | Hypernyms |

Christianity is a hypernym of catholicism.

Catholicism is a hyponym of christianity.


As a noun catholicism

is the state or quality of being catholic or universal; catholicity.

What is the difference between presider and chairman?

presider | chairman | Hypernyms |

Presider is a hypernym of chairman.


As nouns the difference between presider and chairman

is that presider is someone who presides; a leader, an overseer, a president while chairman is a person (implied male) presiding over a meeting.

What is the difference between presiding and chairman?

presiding | chairman | Hypernyms |

Presiding is a hypernym of chairman.


As a verb presiding

is (preside).

As a adjective presiding

is having authority over; vested with the authority to preside over.

As a noun chairman is

a person (implied male) presiding over a meeting.

What is the difference between officer and chairman?

officer | chairman | Hypernyms |

Officer is a hypernym of chairman.


As nouns the difference between officer and chairman

is that officer is (senseid)one who has a position of authority in a hierarchical organization, especially in military, police or government organizations while chairman is a person (implied male) presiding over a meeting.

As a verb officer

is to supply with officers .

What is the difference between pneumoconiosis and pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis?

pneumoconiosis | pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis | Hypernyms |

Pneumoconiosis is a hypernym of pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis.


As nouns the difference between pneumoconiosis and pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis

is that pneumoconiosis is {{context|disease|lang=en}} a disease of the lungs caused by inhalation of particulate matter while pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis is {{context|nonce|lang=en}} a factitious disease of the lungs, allegedly caused by inhaling microscopic silicate particles originating from eruption of a volcano.

What is the difference between onomastics and etymology?

onomastics | etymology | Hypernyms |

Etymology is a hypernym of onomastics.

Onomastics is a hyponym of etymology.


As nouns the difference between onomastics and etymology

is that onomastics is the branch of lexicology devoted to the study of names and naming, especially the origins of names while etymology is {{context|uncountable|lang=en}} the study of the historical development of languages, particularly as manifested in individual words.

What is the difference between cook and devise?

cook | devise | Hypernyms |

Devise is a hypernym of cook.


In context|transitive|lang=en terms the difference between cook and devise

is that cook is {{context|transitive|lang=en}} to prepare (food) for eating by heating it, often by combining it with other ingredients while devise is {{context|transitive|lang=en}} to leave (property) in a will.

As nouns the difference between cook and devise

is that cook is {{context|cooking|lang=en}} a person who prepares food for a living while devise is the act of leaving real property in a will.

As verbs the difference between cook and devise

is that cook is {{context|transitive|lang=en}} to prepare (food) for eating by heating it, often by combining it with other ingredients or cook can be {{context|obsolete|rare|lang=en}} to make the noise of the cuckoo or cook can be {{context|uk|dialect|obsolete|lang=en}} to throw while devise is {{context|transitive|lang=en}} to use one's intellect to plan or design (something).

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