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semispheric

or semispherical

[sem-ee-sfeer-ik or sem-ee-sfeer-i-kuh l; -sfer-, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈsfɪər ɪk or ˌsɛm iˈsfɪər ɪ kəl; -ˈsfɛr-, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
adjective
1.
shaped like half a sphere; hemispheric.
Origin of semispheric
1655-1665
1655-65; semi- + spheric
Related forms
semisphere
[sem-i-sfeer] /ˈsɛm ɪˌsfɪər/ (Show IPA),
noun
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  • It was a semi-sphere, open at the top, and but one inch in diameter.

    The Boy Hunters Captain Mayne Reid

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