stem

See glasses, drinking.

stem

that part of a word to which inflectional affixes are attached (it consists of the root plus any derivational affixes .

STEM

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Stem

The part of the plant above ground which supports leaves, flowers and fruit.

STEM

acronym: solar terrestrial environment model
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Stem

the main trunk of a plant. It develops buds and shoots.
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stem

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stem

[n] - the tube of a tobacco pipe 2. [v] - grow out of, have roots in, originate in 3. [v] - as of the flow of a liquid flowing, such as blood from a wound
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Stem

The part of a drinking-glass joining the bowl to the foot. May be plain, knopped, and/or decorated internally or externally. See decanters & drinking-glasses
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Stem

The 'core' part of a word to which prefixes and suffixes can be added, e.g. interest which can become uninteresting by adding affixes, the prefix un- and the suffix -ing.…
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Stem

The principal frame member in the bows of a flying-boat hull. It runs downwards from the deck to the keel.
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Stem

The main vertical stroke making up a type character.
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Stem

A small shaft or rod that projects through the faucet valve and to which the handle is installed.
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Stem

Stem (stĕm) noun [ Anglo-Saxon stemn , stefn , stæfn ; akin to Old Saxon stamn the stem of a ship, Dutch stam stem, steven stem of a ship, German stamm stem, steven stem of a ship, Icelandic stafn , stamn , stem of a shi...
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Stem

Stem transitive verb 1. To remove the stem or stems from; as, to stem cherries; to remove the stem and its appendages (ribs and veins) from; as, to stem tobacco leaves. 2. To ram, as clay, into a blasting hole.
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Stem

Stem transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Stemmed ; present participle & verbal noun Stemming .] [ Either from stem , noun , or akin to stammer ; confer German stemmen to press against.] To oppose or cut wit...
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Stem

Stem intransitive verb To move forward against an obstacle, as a vessel against a current. « Stemming nightly toward the pole.» Milton.
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stem

The main stem or a branch of the main axial system of a plant, developed from the plumule of the embryo and typically bearing leaves. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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stem

(stem) a stalklike supporting structure; see also peduncle. brain stem brainstem. femoral stem in arthroplasty of the hip or knee, the part of the prosthesis that inserts into the end of the trimmed and prepared femur. humeral stem ...
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Stem

• (n.) Anything resembling a stem or stalk; as, the stem of a tobacco pipe; the stem of a watch case, or that part to which the ring, by which it is suspended, is attached. • (n.) A curved piece of timber to which the two sides of a ship are united at the fore end. The lower end of it is scarfed to the keel, and the bowsprit rests upon it...
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stem

(from the article `Greek language`) Every nominal (noun or adjective) or verbal form combines a stem that carries the lexical sense of the word and a certain number of grammatical ...
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stem

in botany, the plant axis that bears buds and shoots with leaves and, at its basal end, roots. The stem is the stalk of a plant or the main trunk of ... [17 related articles]
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Stem

Stem is a English boy name. The meaning of the name is `Austere` The name Stem doesn`t appear In the US top 1000 most common names over de last 128 years. The name Stem seems to be unique!
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stem

stem (Janus word) To start or to originate and to stop or to restrain.
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Stem

[Ringo Sheena song] `Stem,` also known by its Japanese translated title 茎 is a song written by Japanese singer Ringo Sheena and released in several versions. == Background == It was first released as a single in 2003, as `The Daimyō`s fun version` as her 8th single and it was released on January 22, 2003 by Toshiba EMI / Virgin Music. Th...
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