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Definition 1: an eye having a single lens - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for stemma in the sense of this definition

(stemma is a kind of ...) the organ of sight

(... is a kind of stemma ) any of the numerous small cone-shaped eyes that make up the compound eyes of some arthropods

Definition 2: the descendants of one individual - [noun denoting group]

Samples where stemma or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his entire lineage has been warriors

Synonyms for stemma in the sense of this definition

(stemma is a kind of ...) successive generations of kin

(... is a kind of stemma ) people descended from a common ancestor

"his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"

(... is a kind of stemma ) a family line of descent

"he gets his brains from his father's side"

Definition 3: a tree diagram showing a reconstruction of the transmission of manuscripts of a literary work - [noun denoting shape]

(stemma is a kind of ...) a figure that branches from a single root

"genealogical tree"

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