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hemicyclium

[hem-i-sik-lee-uh m] /ˌhɛm ɪˈsɪk li əm/
noun
1.
a sundial in the form of a concave quarter sphere having a rodlike gnomon lying within one radius and marked on its surface with arcs that lie in the same plane as the gnomon.
Also, hemicycle.
Origin
< Latin; see hemicycle
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