stemmer

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[stem-er]
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noun

a person who removes stems.
a device for removing stems, as from tobacco, grapes, etc.

Origin of stemmer

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First recorded in 1890–95; stem1 + -er1

stemmer

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[stem-er]

noun

an implement for stemming or tamping.

Origin of stemmer

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First recorded in 1855–60; stem2 + -er1
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