cam|bi|um «KAM bee uhm», noun.
a layer of soft growing tissue between the bark and the wood of trees and shrubs. New bark and new wood grow from it. It is the renewal of this growth year after year that produces annual rings.
[< Medieval Latin cambiāre to exchange]

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  • -cam — cam·pa; …   English syllables

  • CAM — CAM …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • cam — cam·pa·gnol; cam·paign·er; cam·pa·na; cam·pa·na·rio; cam·pa·ne·ro; cam·pan·i·form; cam·pa·ni·le; cam·pa·nil·la; cam·pa·nist; cam·pa·no·log·i·cal; cam·pa·nol·o·gist; cam·pa·nol·o·gy; cam·pan·u·la; cam·pan·u·la·ce·ae; cam·pan·u·la·les;… …   English syllables

  • cam — adv. 1. Aproximativ, aproape. Cam pe vremea aceea trăia bunicul. ♦ Oarecum, întrucâtva. Căsătoria s a făcut cam pe ascuns. 2. Destul de...; prea. Vremea e cam rece. Haina e cam lungă. – Din camai (înv. şi mai < lat.). Trimis de valeriu,… …   Dicționar Român

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  • CAM — bezeichnet: Camcorder (in umgangssprachlicher Kurzform) Digitalkamera (in umgangssprachlicher Kurzform) Webcam (in umgangssprachlicher Kurzform) Cam Rip, das illegale Mitschneiden eines Kinofilms mittels eines Camcorders Cam (Fluss) in England… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cẩm Lý —   Commune and village   Country  Vietnam Province Bac Giang …   Wikipedia

  • Cẩm Đàn —   Commune and village   Country  Vietnam Province Bac Gian …   Wikipedia

  • CAM — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cam — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase CAM. Cam es un personaje bíblico, hijo de Noé, de cuyos cuatro hijos surgieron pueblos como: Canaán, Mizraim (Egipto) y otros pueblos africanos como Cus y Fut; Flavio Josefo… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cam — (k[a^]m), n. [Dan. kam comb, ridge; or cf. W., Gael., and Ir., cam bent. See 1st {Comb}.] 1. (Med.) (a) A turning or sliding piece which, by the shape of its periphery or face, or a groove in its surface, imparts variable or intermittent motion… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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