\stˈɛm], \stˈɛm], \s_t_ˈɛ_m]\
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A type of electron microscopy which scans with an extremely narrow beam that is transmitted through the sample. The detection apparatus produces an image whose brightness depends on the atomic number of the sample. It should not be confused with MICROSCOPY, ELECTRON SCANNING nor with MICROSCOPY, ELECTRON, TRANSMISSION (see MICROSCOPY, ELECTRON). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 3d ed)
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The principal stalk or trunk of a tree or plant; the slender stalk that bears the leaves, fruit, etc.; any slender support, handle, etc., resembling the stem of a plant; as, the stem of a goblet; the part of a vessel's structure to which the sides are fastened at the bow; the prow; the part of an inflected word that does not change.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. [Anglo-Saxon, German] The principal body of a tree, shrub, or plant of any kind; - a little branch which connects a fruit or flower with a lain branch any thing resembling a stem ; tube ; stalk ;-the stock of a family ;-a descendant ; progeny. [Anglo-Saxon, Icelandic] A curved piece of timber to which the two sides of a ship are united at the fore end ; - the forward part of a vessel ;- the leading position; the look-out ; - in music, the short perpendicular line added to the body of a note.
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