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Stem

Meanings and phrases

stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; root; root word; base; theme; radical
  2. a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ; stalk
  3. cylinder forming a long narrow part of something; shank
  4. front part of a vessel or aircraft; bow; fore; prow
  5. 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; stem turn

stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. grow out of, have roots in, originate in
  2. cause to point inward
  3. stop the flow of a liquid; stanch; staunch; halt
  4. remove the stem from

blue stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tall grass with smooth bluish leaf sheaths grown for hay in the United States; bluestem; Andropogon furcatus; Andropogon gerardii

brain stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the part of the brain continuous with the spinal cord and comprising the medulla oblongata and pons and midbrain and parts of the hypothalamus; brainstem; brain-stem
E.g.
  • The dorsal tegmental nucleus is located in the brain stem near the midline.
  • The "brain" includes the brain stem but excludes the eyes, optic nerves, and most of the spine.
  • They consist of pre-configured pathways or networks of nerve cells in the forebrain, brain stem and spinal cord.

hematopoeitic stem cell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. blood forming stem cells in the bone marrow; T cells and B cells arise from these stem cells

onion stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a white agaric that tends to cluster and has a club-shaped base; Lepiota cepaestipes

stem blight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fungous blight attacking the stems of plants

stem canker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. rhizoctinia disease of potatoes; little potato; rosette; russet scab

stem cell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an undifferentiated cell whose daughter cells may differentiate into other cell types (such as blood cells)
E.g.
  • Future treatments may include stem cell therapy.
  • It has been observed following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
  • He supports federal funding for research on pre-existing embryonic stem cell lines.

stem ginger

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tropical Asian plant widely cultivated for its pungent root; source of gingerroot and powdered ginger; common ginger; Canton ginger; Zingiber officinale

stem lettuce

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. lettuce valued especially for its edible stems; celtuce; Lactuca sativa asparagina

stem turn

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it; stem

stem vowel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vowel that ends a stem and precedes an inflection; thematic vowel

stem cells

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Unlike true stem cells, callus is heterogeneous.
  • These cells are now characterized as stem cells.
  • This is followed by transplanting peripheral blood stem cells.

flowering stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are usually two bracts along the flowering stem.
  • There are usually and two bracts on the flowering stem.
  • There are usually three bracts along the flowering stem.

embryonic stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Fbxo15 is a protein expressed in undifferentiated embryonic stem cells.
  • He supports federal funding for research on pre-existing embryonic stem cell lines.
  • Heller supported embryonic stem cell research and categorized himself as pro-choice.

stem cell research

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Heller supported embryonic stem cell research and categorized himself as pro-choice.
  • He supports adult stem cell research but opposes human embryonic stem cell research.

main stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The American River is sometimes considered part of the main stem.
  • At 6 months old "Olearia adenocarpa" main stem becomes decumbent.
  • The main stem breaks into one to thirty cymes which each flower separately.
E.g.
  • Fbxo15 is a protein expressed in undifferentiated embryonic stem cells.
  • In animals it is necessary to ensure that the inserted DNA is present in the embryonic stem cells.
E.g.
  • He supports federal funding for research on pre-existing embryonic stem cell lines.
  • Heller supported embryonic stem cell research and categorized himself as pro-choice.
  • He supports adult stem cell research but opposes human embryonic stem cell research.
E.g.
  • Within the marrow of the bone there are also hematopoietic stem cells.
  • It has been observed following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
  • GPR56 may play a role in the interactions between bone marrow and hematopoietic stem cells.

stem up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The cap is supported by a long and slender stem up to long and thick.
  • "Calochortus simulans" is a perennial herb producing a branching stem up to tall.
  • Up to four pink or pinkish green flowers long are borne on a thin flowering stem up to high.
E.g.
  • After Dolly, researchers realised that ordinary cells could be reprogrammed to induced pluripotent stem cells which can be grown into any tissue.
  • Two common methods of therapeutic cloning that are being researched are somatic-cell nuclear transfer and, more recently, pluripotent stem cell induction.
  • One study involves the replacement of damaged hair cells with regenerated cells, via the mechanism of gene transfer of atonal gene Math1 to pluripotent stem cells within the inner ear.

verb stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • a verb stem that has a transitive suffix).
  • The simplest deverbal noun derivation is conversion from a verb stem.
  • The extra "-e-" is added to the endings when the verb stem ends in a consonant.

erect stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In early summer each erect stem produces up to four spurred, blue-purple flowers.
  • "Calochortus concolor" is a perennial herb growing an erect stem 30 to 60 centimeters tall.
  • This is an annual herb producing a slender, spidery erect stem to about 70 centimeters in maximum length.

along the stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There may be smaller leaves located along the stem.
  • There are two or three smaller leaves along the stem.

stem tall

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Up to ten flowers wide are borne on a flowering stem tall.
  • Up to four flowers wide are borne on a flowering stem tall.
  • Up to eight flowers wide are borne on a flowering stem tall.

neural stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • GFAP delta appears to be linked with neural stem cells (NSCs) and may be involved in migration.
  • Additionally, the neural stem cell population within the SVZ is likely responsible for this injury response.
  • Epigenetic DNA modifications have a central role in regulating gene expression during differentiation of neural stem cells.
E.g.
  • After Dolly, researchers realised that ordinary cells could be reprogrammed to induced pluripotent stem cells which can be grown into any tissue.
  • One study involves the replacement of damaged hair cells with regenerated cells, via the mechanism of gene transfer of atonal gene Math1 to pluripotent stem cells within the inner ear.
  • In fact, targeting of KBP is required to prevent an unscheduled mitochondrial biogenesis that, in naïve pluripotent stem cells, causes increased mitochondrial oxidative phosphorylation and production of reactive oxygen species.
E.g.
  • Up to ten flowers wide are borne on a flowering stem tall.
  • Up to four flowers wide are borne on a flowering stem tall.
  • Up to eight flowers wide are borne on a flowering stem tall.
E.g.
  • It has been observed following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is sometimes used in severe cases of NMO.
  • In haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, "in vivo" TCD suppressed lymphocytes early on.

stem the tide

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Federation hopes that this strike would stem the tide of the war.
  • It was not enough to stem the tide and Galway went on to win the game by 2–15 to 3–9.
  • In a desperate attempt to stem the tide, he promised to get tickets for Super Bowl XLV.

adult stem

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He supports adult stem cell research but opposes human embryonic stem cell research.
  • Setzler supports biomedical research that uses pluripotent adult stem cells but opposes embryonic stem cell research that destroys a human embryo.
  • The center uses adult stem cells to conduct translational research for ailments relating to liver, pancreas, heart, kidney, bone and cartilage disorders.
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