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 (hŏm′ə-grăf′, hō′mə-)
One of two or more words that have the same spelling but differ in origin, meaning, and sometimes pronunciation, such as fair (pleasing in appearance) and fair (market) or wind (wĭnd) and wind (wīnd).

hom′o·graph′ic adj.


[ˌhɒməˈgræfɪk] adjomografo/a
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Homographic matrix maps out the maximum feature in the first image compared to corresponding feature points of the second image.
These ambiguities can arise from the intentional use of homophonic, homographic, metonymic, or metaphorical language.
Assuming a constant indoor and supply temperature, Equation 17 gives the ERV effectiveness during the part load operation as a homographic function of outdoor temperature.
He noted with surprise that he was unable to find any homographic Russian verb forms, nor any homographs of more than five letters.
The use of diacritical dots to distinguish between homographic letters turns out to he almost entirely arbitrary among the five hands, and even within each individual hand.
Among his topics are the stability of an equilibrium position, primitive and contour integrals, analytic series of ascending powers, and linear and homographic transformations.
The system works by coupling pairs of images according to the geographic grids and the estimated camera orientation, a homographic transformation takes into account translation, rotation, scale factor and perspective.
homographic pairs of semantically related verbs and nouns (roof, lunch, Xerox, et cetera).
BIZ not only help protect intellectual property rights and brand consistency through the bundling of like names, but also mitigate homographic and "spoofing" attacks across the two widely-used language groups, which share a large repertoire of Han characters.
The notion of homographic representation reflects several essentialist, stereotypical notions of sexuality and homosexuality.
Given that homophonic, homographic and paronymic types of puns emerge semantically relatively unproblematic, (4) the following brief discussion will be apposite to the homonymic variety of pun alone.