Translation of umphumela in English:

umphumela

result

noun (class 3, plural imiphumela)

  • 1

    result
    outcome
    ‘Uthini umphumela wocwaningo?’ What is the outcome of the research?
    ‘Kwezinye izingxenye zezivivinyo imiphumela ibifana’ In other sections of the tests the results were the same
  • 2

    side-effect
    ‘Ukusebenzisa lomuthi kakhulu kungadala imiphumela emibi’ An overdose of this medicine could cause harmful side-effects

Origin

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