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Stem may refer to:

  • Plant stem, the aboveground structures that have vascular tissue and that support leaves and flowers
  • Stem cell
  • STEM fields, science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, as collective fields of study
  • The stem or stem group of a clade (in biological classification) consists of extinct organisms more closely related to the crown group than to any other extant clade
  • Word stem, the base part of a word not including inflectional morphemes
Music and audio production
  • Stem (morphology), the part of a word common to all its inflected variants
  • The first part of a multiple choice question, not including the set of answer options
  • Stem (bicycle part), connects the handlebars to the steer tube of a bicycle fork
  • Stem (lesbian), a woman who exhibits some stereotypical butch and lesbian traits without fitting the masculine stereotype associated with butch lesbians
  • Crack stem, a device for smoking crack cocaine
  • Stem (REXX language), part of a compound variable in the REXX computer programming language
  • Stem (ship), the upright member mounted on the forward end of a vessel's keel, to which the strakes are attached
  • Stem, North Carolina, a city in Granville County.
  • Stem (skiing), a technique in skiing
  • Watch stem

STEM may refer to:

See also[edit]

  • STEMM, an American metal band
  • Stemme, a German light aircraft manufacturer
  •, an education-service provider