Number of realizations

4

to eat

to corrode

Realization
Type Derivation
Language English
Lexeme 1 eat
Lexeme 2 eat away (at)
Meaning 1 to eat Vegetarians don't eat meat.
Direction
Meaning 2 to corrode The wooden parts had been eaten away by damp.
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme t’ün
Meaning 1 to eat ада кьуда кьван неда
"he eats like four (неда = the suppletive present stem of the verb)"
Direction
Meaning 2 to corrode, to eat away муьрхъуь ракь неда
"Rust eats iron."
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Comment (LezgRus 326)
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme jiào
Meaning 1 to chew, to gnaw
Direction
Meaning 2 to corrode
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Comment БКРС 5279
Realization
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 est'
Lexeme 2 raz"est'
Meaning 1 to eat Кот съел мышку.
"A cat ate a mouse."
Direction
Meaning 2 to corrode a. Ржавчина разъела железо. 'The rust corroded the iron.' b. Серная кислота разъела ткань. 'Sulphuric acid gnawed the fabrics.'
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