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hemi-

(word root) half
Examples of words with the root hemi-: hemisphere

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Analisis de varianza de la hemicelulosa (Hemi), de la Hemi- FDN y materia mineral (MM) del ensilado de heno de avena Fuentes de GL Cuadrados medios variacion Hemi (% MS) Hemi-FDN MM (%MS) (% MS) Agua (A) 2 20.85465 ** 24.9105 ** 1.32667 *** Urea (U) 3 9.13373 * 12.637735 * 7.0964 *** Interaccion (A x U) 6 3.52046 1.319122 0.43278 * (Tratamientos) (11) Error 36 Total 47 CV (%) 10.04 6.76 4.82 Cuadro 3.
hemistich Greek hemistichion, from hemi- half + stichos line, verse
Enter the 21st century Hemi- still simple, powerful and now, clean.