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hemispheric

[hem-i-sfer-ik] /ˌhɛm ɪˈsfɛr ɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a hemisphere.
2.
hemispherical (def 1).
Origin of hemispheric
1575-1585
1575-85; hemisphere + -ic
Related forms
subhemispheric, adjective
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Word Origin and History for hemispheric
adj.

1580s, from hemisphere + -ic.

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