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stemmer1

[stem-er] /ˈstɛm ər/
noun
1.
a person who removes stems.
2.
a device for removing stems, as from tobacco, grapes, etc.
Origin of stemmer1
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95; stem1 + -er1

stemmer2

[stem-er] /ˈstɛm ər/
noun
1.
an implement for stemming or tamping.
Origin
First recorded in 1855-60; stem2 + -er1
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