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stem turn

  

      n     (Skiing)   a turn in which the heel of one ski is stemmed and the other ski is brought parallel,   (Also called)    stem  
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stem          [1]  
      n  
1    the main axis of a plant, which bears the leaves, axillary buds, and flowers and contains a hollow cylinder of vascular tissue  
2    any similar subsidiary structure in such plants that bears a flower, fruit, or leaf  
3    a corresponding structure in algae and fungi  
4    any long slender part, such as the hollow part of a tobacco pipe that lies between the bit and the bowl, or the support between the base and the bowl of a wineglass, goblet, etc.  
5    a banana stalk with several bunches attached  
6    the main line of descent or branch of a family  
7    a round pin in some locks on which a socket in the end of a key fits and about which it rotates  
8    any shank or cylindrical pin or rod, such as the pin that carries the winding knob on a watch  
9      (Linguistics)   the form of a word that remains after removal of all inflectional affixes; the root of a word, esp. as occurring together with a thematic element  
   Compare       root   1       9  
10    the main, usually vertical, stroke of a letter or of a musical note such as a minim  
11      (Electronics)   the tubular glass section projecting from the base of a light bulb or electronic valve, on which the filament or electrodes are mounted  
12   
a    the main upright timber or structure at the bow of a vessel  
b    the very forward end of a vessel (esp. in the phrase from stem to stern)  
      vb   , stems, stemming, stemmed  
13    intr; usually foll by: from   to be derived; originate  
14    tr   to make headway against (a tide, wind, etc.)  
15    tr   to remove or disengage the stem or stems from  
16    tr   to supply (something) with a stem or stems  
     (Old English stemn; related to Old Norse stafn stem of a ship, German Stamm tribe, Gothic stoma basis, Latin stamen thread)  
  stemlike      adj  
  stemmer      n  

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stem         

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1]  
1   
      n   axis, branch, peduncle, shoot, stalk, stock, trunk  
2   
      vb     (usually with)       from   arise, be bred by, be brought about by, be caused by, be generated by, derive, develop, emanate, flow, issue, originate  

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stem, stem, stem cell, stem ginger

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n.
a short performance
exp.
1 (referring to taste) ferment, acidify; 2. (fig.) deteriorate, fall apart
1. The milk turned sour. 2. The relation between them turned sour.
exp.
(metaphorically) die
[Fig.]
exp.
to take OR turn OR bring something down a notch means to decrease its intensity
exp.
familiar and evocative expression used to describe a chaotic situation in which things turn wrong, suddenly causing a lot of trouble or making someone very angry
[Fam.] Ex.: The shit hit the fan when his wife found out that he had cheated on her.
n.
the point where a minor change turns into a major and irreversible one
[Bus.] E.g. : Some have anticipated that social media would be the tipping point of web marketing.
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