Definition of homograph noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

homograph

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈhɑməˌɡræf//
 
, NAmE//ˈhoʊməˌɡræf//
 
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a word that is spelled like another word but has a different meaning from it, and may have a different pronunciation, for example bow/baʊ/, bow/boʊ/
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: homograph