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British English: /stɛm/
American English: /stɛm/

Translation of stem in French:


  • 4 (of ship) from stem to stern
    de la poupe à la proue

transitive verb p prés etc -mm-

  • 2 (Nautical)
    avancer contre (tide)

intransitive verb p prés etc -mm-

  • 1 (originate)to stem from
    provenir de
  • 2 (in skiing)
    faire un (virage) stem
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