disambiguate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dis- +‎ ambiguate

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Particularly: “Could we get some early occurrences of this? I just read that some believe this originated as Wikipedia jargon.”

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪsˌæmˈbɪɡjuːeɪt/

Verb[edit]

disambiguate ‎(third-person singular simple present disambiguates, present participle disambiguating, simple past and past participle disambiguated)

  1. To remove ambiguities from something.
  2. To establish a unique semantic interpretation of something.

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

disambiguate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of disambiguare
  2. second-person plural imperative of disambiguare
  3. feminine plural of disambiguato