hemispherical

[ hem-i-sfer-i-kuh l ]
/ ˌhɛm ɪˈsfɛr ɪ kəl /
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adjective

having the form of a hemisphere.

Nearby words

  1. hemisect,
  2. hemisensory,
  3. hemispasm,
  4. hemisphere,
  5. hemispheric,
  6. hemispheroid,
  7. hemistich,
  8. hemistichal,
  9. hemisystole,
  10. hemiterpene

Origin of hemispherical

First recorded in 1615–25; hemi- + spherical

Related formshem·i·spher·i·cal·ly, adverbsub·hem·i·spher·i·cal, adjectivesub·hem·i·spher·i·cal·ly, adverb

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