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.
"I received your letter of November 7."
Meaning 2 to contain vessel large enough to receive ten gallons
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Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme 1 ricevere
Lexeme 2
Meaning 1 to get, obtain
Meaning 2 to contain la sala riceve molto gente «зал вмещает много народу»
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Spanish
Lexeme recibir
Meaning 1 to get
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Meaning 2 to hold, to accept
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Comment Narumov 1995: 647