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stigma

noun

stigma noun (DISAPPROVAL)

   /ˈstɪɡ·mə/ [C/U] a strong lack of respect for a person or a group of people or a bad opinion of them because they have done something society does not approve of: [C usually sing] There’s a stigma associated with low-income food programs.

stigma noun (FLOWER)

biology /ˈstɪɡ·mə/ the part of the pistil (= female part) of a flower that receives the pollen (= powder produced by the male part)
Translations of “stigma”
in Spanish Estigma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 感覺, 恥辱, (尤指不公正的)惡名…
in Russian клеймо позора…
in Turkish leke, damga, rezalet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感觉, 耻辱, (尤指不公正的)恶名…
in Polish piętno…
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