The words p, pea, pee sound the same but have different meanings and spellings. Why do p, pea, pee sound the same even though they are completely different words?
The answer is simple: p, pea, pee are homophones of the English language.
In <em>electro-technics</em>, of <em>power.</em>
Of the Latin <em>pondere</em>, by weight.
the fruit or seed of a pea plant
seed of a pea plant used for food
a leguminous plant of the genus Pisum with small white flowers and long green pods containing edible green seeds
A ball travelling at high velocity
informal terms for urination
liquid excretory product
<xref>Pence</xref>; <xref>penny</xref> (a quantity of money)
Definitions from The Century Dictionary., from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved., from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. and Wordnik.
Homophones (literally "same sound") are usually defined as words that share the same pronunciation, regardless of how they are spelled.