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long-stemmed

[ lawng-stemd, long- ]
/ ˈlɔŋˈstɛmd, ˈlɒŋ- /
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adjective

having a long stem or stems: long-stemmed roses.
long-legged and slender: long-stemmed chorus girls.

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Origin of long-stemmed

First recorded in 1855–60
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