toponym
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈtɒpənɪm/
Noun

toponym (plural toponyms)

  1. A placename.
    Synonyms: placename, nomen loci
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  2. (less common) A word derived from the name of a place.
    Coordinate term: eponym#English|eponym
    ‘Tangerine’ is a toponym of Tangier.
  3. (anatomy) The technical designation of any region of an animal.
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