Die Übersetzung von "stem" - Englisch-Italienisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /stem/ us /stem/

the long, thin part of a plant that the leaves and flowers grow on

stelo, gambo

the vertical part of a glass or similar container which supports the part into which you put liquid:

Champagne glasses usually have long stems. I bicchieri da champagne di solito hanno il gambo lungo.
verb uk /stem/ us /stem/ present participle stemming, past tense and past participle stemmed

to stop something unwanted from spreading or increasing:

These measures are designed to stem the rise of violent crime. Questi provvedimenti hanno lo scopo di arginare l’aumento del crimine violento.

to stop the flow of a liquid such as blood:

She tied a handkerchief around the wound to stem the flow of blood. Ha legato un fazzoletto intorno alla ferita per limitare la fuoriuscita di sangue.

Phrasal Verb (n)

(Die Übersetzung von "stem" von Cambridge Englisch-Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)