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semicivilized

[sem-ee-siv-uh-lahyzd, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈsɪv əˌlaɪzd, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
adjective
1.
half or partly civilized.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; semi- + civilized
Related forms
semicivilization, noun
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