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"stem" Meaning in English

1. (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
Part of speech : noun
Example : thematic vowels are part of the stem
2. front part of a vessel or aircraft
Part of speech : noun
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3. stop the flow of a liquid
Part of speech : verb
4. a turn made in skiing
Part of speech : noun
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5. cylinder forming a long narrow part of something
Part of speech : noun
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6. a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
Part of speech : noun
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7. the tube of a tobacco pipe
Part of speech : noun
8. remove the stem from
Part of speech : verb
Example : for automatic natural language processing, the words must be stemmed
9. grow out of, have roots in, originate in
Part of speech : verb
Example : The increase in the national debt stems from the last war
10. cause to point inward
Part of speech : verb
Example : stem your skis

Translation for "stem"

stem meaning in Spanish : vástago
  • stem meaning in German : Stengel
  • stem meaning in Russian : стебель
  • stem meaning in Portuguese : haste
  • stem meaning in Chinese : 干
  • stem meaning in Japanese : 幹
  • stem meaning in Tamil : தண்டு
  • stem meaning in Arabic : إيقاف
  • stem meaning in Turkish : kök
  • stem meaning in Hindi : तना
  • stem meaning in Telugu : కాండం
  • stem meaning in French : tige
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