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semipublic

[sem-ee-puhb-lik, sem-ahy-]
adjective
  1. partly or to some degree public.
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Origin of semipublic

First recorded in 1795–1805; semi- + public
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Examples from the Web for semipublic

Historical Examples

  • Very few of these semipublic charities have an income from all other sources equal to the appropriation from the city.

    Appletons' Popular Science Monthly, June 1899

    Various