Meaning of SEMI in English


I. ˈsemē, -mi noun

( -es )

Etymology: New Latin, short for semi bejanus semibejan, from Latin semi- + New Latin bejanus bejan

: semibejan

II. noun

( -s )

Etymology: short for semidetached (II)

chiefly Britain : one of a pair of semidetached residences

III. “, ˈseˌmī noun

( -s )

Etymology: by shortening

: semitrailer

IV. noun

( -s )

Etymology: by shortening

: semifinal — usually used in plural

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