¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
stem / tallo
stem   1   [stem]
A. -noun
1. [of plant]   tallo (m)
b. [of tree]   tronco (m)
c. [of leaf]   pedúnculo (m)
d. [of glass]   pie (m)
e. [of pipe]   tubo (m),   cañónoun (m)   (mechanics)   vástago (m)
f. [of word]   tema (m)
2. (nautical)   roda (f),   tajamar (m)
·from stem to stern
·de proa a popa
B. -intransitive verb
·to stem from something
·ser el resultado de algo
C. -compound
·stem cell   -noun   célula (f) madre
·stem cell research   -noun   investigaciónoun (f) con células madre
stem / restañar
stem   2   [stem]   -transitive verb
(=check, stop)
[+blood]   restañar
[+attack, flood]   detener
·to stem the tide of events
·detener el curso de los acontecimientos
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