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semimonthly

[ sem-ee-muhnth-lee, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm iˈmʌnθ li, ˌsɛm aɪ- /
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adjective
made, occurring, done, or published twice a month.
noun, plural sem·i·month·lies.
something occurring every half month or twice a month.
a semimonthly publication.
adverb
twice a month: We went semimonthly to see her.
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Origin of semimonthly

First recorded in 1855–60; semi- + monthly

words often confused with semimonthly

See bi-1.

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH semimonthly

bimonthly, biweekly, semimonthly (see confusables note at bi-1)
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