hemispherical

[ hem-i-sfer-i-kuhl ]
/ ˌhɛm ɪˈsfɛr ɪ kəl /

adjective

having the form of a hemisphere.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

Origin of hemispherical

First recorded in 1615–25; hemi- + spherical

OTHER WORDS FROM hemispherical

hem·i·spher·i·cal·ly, adverbsub·hem·i·spher·i·cal, adjectivesub·hem·i·spher·i·cal·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for hemispherical