semidomesticated

[ sem-ee-duh-mes-ti-key-tid, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm i dəˈmɛs tɪˌkeɪ tɪd, ˌsɛm aɪ- /

adjective

living in a state of partial domestication.

Nearby words

  1. semidetached binary,
  2. semidiameter,
  3. semidiurnal,
  4. semidivine,
  5. semidome,
  6. semidominance,
  7. semidouble,
  8. semidry,
  9. semidurables,
  10. semiellipse

Origin of semidomesticated

1840–50; semi- + domesticated

Related formssem·i·do·mes·ti·ca·tion, noun

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