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semifinished

[sem-ee-fin-isht, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈfɪn ɪʃt, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
adjective
1.
partially or almost finished.
2.
(of a manufactured object) being in a form suitable for working easily into a finished product.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; semi- + finished
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Examples from the web for semifinished
  • Raw liquid steel is mostly cast into semifinished products in continuous casting machines.
  • Factory-finished and semifinished surfaces must be specified in their respective sections.
  • Establishments primarily engaged in marketing semifinished metal products, except precious metals.
  • Most of the vendor parts as well as the materials used and semifinished products have been purchased with test certificates.
  • The scheme also was available for exporters of pig iron, sponge iron, and semifinished steel.

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