Shift #27

to get, obtain → to contain

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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme receive
Meaning 1 to get, obtain I received your letter of November 7.
Direction
Meaning 2 to contain vessel large enough to receive ten gallons
Reference ODE
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Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme ricevere
Meaning 1 to get, obtain ricevere il salario
"to get salary"
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Meaning 2 to contain la sala riceve molto gente
"the hall seats a lot of people"
Reference Zor'ko et al. 2002
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Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme recibir
Meaning 1 to get
Direction
Meaning 2 to hold, to accept
Reference Narumov 1995 647
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Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme recevoir
Meaning 1 to get, obtain recevoir une lettre de ses enfants
"to receive a letter from one's children"
Direction
Meaning 2 to contain une vasque faite pour recevoir l'eau
"a reservoir for storing water"
Reference CNRTL
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