trough river-bed 7 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Polish
Lexeme koryto
Meaning 1 trough
Direction
Meaning 2 river bed
Reference Gessen Stypula 1980 page 1 349
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Comment
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme alveus
Meaning 1 trough
Direction
Meaning 2 river bed
Reference Lewis Short
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Comment From alvus 'belly; hollow'
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Derivation
Language Mandarin Chinese
Lexeme 1 cáo (槽)
Lexeme 2 hécáo (河槽)
Meaning 1 trough; manger (for water, animal feed, wine, vat)
Direction
Meaning 2 river-bed
Reference BKRS
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Comment
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme albie
Meaning 1 trough
Direction
Meaning 2 river-bed albie principală, albie cu praguri
"main river bed, river bed with rapids"
Reference DEX98
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Comment From Latin alveus. DRRS 1, 61, , DER 31
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Semantic evolution
Language 1 Latin
Language 2 Spanish
Lexeme 1 calix
Lexeme 2 cauce
Meaning 1 cup, chalice; cooking pot
Direction
Meaning 2 river-bed
Reference DRAE
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Comment From Latin calicem, accusative of calix
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Komi
Lexeme ворга
Meaning 1 chute, millrace, trough
Direction
Meaning 2 river-bed
Reference Beznosikova et al. 2000
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Comment
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Serbo-Croatian
Lexeme корито
Meaning 1 trough
Direction
Meaning 2 river-bed Речно корито се састоји из низа његових наизменично дубљих и плићих делова.
"The riverbed consists of a series of alternately deeper and shallower parts."
Reference <personally collected data>
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