Übersetzung von “stem” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /stem/ us /stem/

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


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

Champagne glasses usually have long stems.
verb uk /stem/ us /stem/ present participle stemming, past tense and past participle stemmed

to stop something unwanted from spreading or increasing

estancar, por freio em
These measures are designed to stem the rise of violent crime.

to stop the flow of a liquid such as blood

She tied a handkerchief around the wound to stem the flow of blood.

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(Übersetzung von “stem” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)