The optimism across the hemisphere was obvious, but many challenges remain.
And as long as oil is flowing, Chávez will continue to the pump the Bolivarian dream across the hemisphere.
Not so long ago, a meeting of the most powerful figures in the hemisphere meant something more.
It has the highest literacy rate in the hemisphere, excellent healthcare, and a vibrant, well funded cultural life.
It was the only nation in the hemisphere to post a recession in 2010 and will fare little better this year.
The hemisphere was hermetically closed underneath by a metal plate.
Crude: of course he was crude; he had a hemisphere for his canvas.
Then carve from a hemisphere of wood a head or a boss of leaves or flowers, or a dragon.
It's the sleaziest, cheapest, most run-down tenement in one hemisphere, but I love it.
Whilst that in the other hemisphere he calls south, austral or antarctic.
hemisphere hem·i·sphere (hěm'ĭ-sfēr')
A half of a symmetrical spherical structure as divided by a plane of symmetry.
Either of the lateral halves of the cerebrum; a cerebral hemisphere.
Any half of the Earth's surface.