[ sem-ee-sfeer-ik, -sfer-, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm iˈsfɪər ɪk, -ˈsfɛr-, ˌsɛm aɪ- /
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shaped like half a sphere; hemispheric.
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Also sem·i·spher·i·cal [sem-ee-sfeer-i-kuhl, -sfer-, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈsfɪər ɪ kəl, -ˈsfɛr-, ˌsɛm aɪ-/ .
OTHER WORDS FROM semisphericsem·i·sphere [sem-i-sfeer], /ˈsɛm ɪˌsfɪər/, noun
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