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Stamm

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German stam, from Proto-Germanic *stamnaz, *stamniz, from Proto-Indo-European *sta- (to stand, stay).

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NounEdit

Stamm m (genitive Stamms or Stammes, plural Stämme)

  1. trunk (of a tree), stem
  2. tribe
  3. (linguistics) stem (of a word)
  4. (biology) phylum
  5. (microbiology) strain (of bacteria, etc.)

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NounEdit

Stamm m (plural Stämm)

  1. stem (of a plant), trunk (of a tree)
  2. tribe
  3. (biology) phylum