Translation of "stem" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /stem/ (present participle stemming, past tense and past participle stemmed)

to stop something from continuing or increasing

durdurmak, engel olmak, önlemek, artışını engellemek
The new procedures are intended to stem the flow of drugs into the country.

(Translation of “stem verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)