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English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak) Definition: stem membendung
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: stem batang, bergagang, gagang, membendung, tangkai
English → English (WordNet) Definition: stem stem v 1: grow out of, have roots in, originate in; “The increase in the national debt stems from the last war” 2: cause to point inward; “stem your skis” 3: stop the flow of a liquid; “staunch the blood flow”; “them the tide” [syn: stanch, staunch, halt] 4: remove the stem from; “for automatic natural language processing, the words must be stemmed” [also: stemming, stemmed] stem n 1: (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; “thematic vowels are part of the stem” [syn: root, root word, base, theme, radical] 2: a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ [syn: stalk] 3: cylinder forming a long narrow part of something [syn: shank] 4: the tube of a tobacco pipe 5: front part of a vessel or aircraft; “he pointed the bow of the boat toward the finish line” [syn: bow, fore, prow] 6: a turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it [syn: stem turn ] [also: stemming, stemmed]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Stem Stem \Stem\, v. t. 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. [1913 Webster] 2. To ram, as clay, into a blasting hole. [1913 Webster] Stem \Stem\, Steem \Steem\, v. i. To gleam. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] His head bald, that shone as any glass, . . . [And] stemed as a furnace of a leed [caldron]. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Stem \Stem\, Steem \Steem\, n. A gleam of light; flame. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Stem \Stem\ (st[e^]m), n. [AS. stemn, stefn, st[ae]fn; akin to OS. stamn the stem of a ship, D. stam stem, steven stem of a ship, G. stamm stem, steven stem of a ship, Icel. stafn, stamn, stem of a ship, stofn, stomn, stem, Sw. stam a tree trunk, Dan. stamme. Cf. Staff, Stand.] 1. The principal body of a tree, shrub, or plant, of any kind; the main stock; the part which supports the branches or the head or top. [1913 Webster] After they are shot up thirty feet in length, they spread a very large top, having no bough nor twig in the trunk or the stem. --Sir W. Raleigh. [1913 Webster] The lowering spring, with lavish rain, Beats down the slender stem and breaded grain. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. A little branch which connects a fruit, flower, or leaf with a main branch; a peduncle, pedicel, or petiole; as, the stem of an apple or a cherry. [1913 Webster] 3. The stock of a family; a race or generation of progenitors. “All that are of noble stem.” --Milton. [1913 Webster] While I do pray, learn here thy stem And true descent. --Herbert. [1913 Webster] 4. A branch of a family. [1913 Webster] This is a stem Of that victorious stock. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 5. (Naut.) 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 its upper end. Hence, the forward part of a vessel; the bow. [1913 Webster] 6. Fig.: An advanced or leading position; the lookout. [1913 Webster] Wolsey sat at the stem more than twenty years. --Fuller. [1913 Webster] 7. 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. [1913 Webster] 8. (Bot.) That part of a plant which bears leaves, or rudiments of leaves, whether rising above ground or wholly subterranean. [1913 Webster] 9. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The entire central axis of a feather. (b) The basal portion of the body of one of the Pennatulacea, or of a gorgonian. [1913 Webster] 10. (Mus.) The short perpendicular line added to the body of a note; the tail of a crotchet, quaver, semiquaver, etc. [1913 Webster] 11. (Gram.) The part of an inflected word which remains unchanged (except by euphonic variations) throughout a given inflection; theme; base. [1913 Webster] From stem to stern (Naut.), from one end of the ship to the other, or through the whole length. Stem leaf (Bot.), a leaf growing from the stem of a plant, as contrasted with a basal or radical leaf. [1913 Webster] Stem \Stem\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stemmed; p. pr. & vb. n. Stemming.] [Either from stem, n., or akin to stammer; cf. G. stemmen to press against.] To oppose or cut with, or as with, the stem of a vessel; to resist, or make progress against; to stop or check the flow of, as a current. “An argosy to stem the waves.” --Shak. [1913 Webster] [They] stem the flood with their erected breasts. --Denham. [1913 Webster] Stemmed the wild torrent of a barbarous age. --Pope. [1913 Webster] Stem \Stem\, v. i. To move forward against an obstacle, as a vessel against a current. [1913 Webster] Stemming nightly toward the pole. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


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