[ sem-ee-prahy-vit, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm iˈpraɪ vɪt, ˌsɛm aɪ- /
having some degree of privacy but not fully private, as a hospital room with fewer beds than a ward.
- semiprecious stone,
Origin of semiprivate
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Examples from the Web for semiprivate
He strolled about, reading the names over the small shops, the corner public house, the dressmakers' semiprivate residences.The King of Diamonds|Louis Tracy