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Words that are spelt the same but have different meanings, such as content (what is inside) and content (satisfied) or wind (air) and wind (twist). Homographs are one of the two major classes of homonyms. Compare heteronyms, homophones. [From Greek homos same + graphein to write]

Subjects: Psychology.

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