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hemi-

pref.
1. Half: hemihedral.
2. Partial; partially: hemiparasite.

[Greek hēmi-; see sēmi- in Indo-European roots.]

hemi-

prefix
half: hemicycle; hemisphere. Compare demi-1, semi-1
[from Latin, from Greek hēmi-]

hemi-

a combining form meaning “half”: hemimorphic.
[< Greek hēmi- half, c. Latin sēmi- semi-]

hemi-

A prefix meaning "half," as in hemisphere, half a sphere.
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