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Meaning of UNIVOCAL

Pronunciation:  yû'nivukul

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion; "unequivocal evidence"; "took an unequivocal position"; "an unequivocal success"; "an unequivocal promise"; "an unequivocal (or univocal) statement"

UNIVOCAL is a 8 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: absolute, conclusive, straightforward, unambiguous, unequivocal, unquestionable
 Antonyms: ambiguous, equivocal



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \U*niv"o*cal\, a. [L. univocus; unus one + vox, vocis,
    a voice, word. See {One}, and {Voice}.]
    1. Having one meaning only; -- contrasted with {equivocal}.
    2. Having unison of sound, as the octave in music. See
       {Unison}, n., 2.
    3. Having always the same drift or tenor; uniform; certain;
       regular. [R.] --Sir T. Browne.
    4. Unequivocal; indubitable. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor.
  2. \U*niv"o*cal\, n.
    1. (Aristotelian Logic) A generic term, or a term applicable
       in the same sense to all the species it embraces.
    2. A word having but one meaning.