Definition of STEMS

noun : STEMS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ ;

  • 4. (

    ) the tube of a tobacco pipe ;

  • 6. (

    ) a turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it ;

verb : STEMS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) grow out of, have roots in, originate in; "The increase in the national debt stems from the last war" ;

  • 2. (

    ) cause to point inward; "stem your skis" ;

  • 4. (

    ) remove the stem from; "for automatic natural language processing, the words must be stemmed" ;


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