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1. hemisphere

noun. ['ˈhɛmɪsˌfɪr'] half of the terrestrial globe.

Synonyms

  • orient
  • western hemisphere
  • occident
  • Earth
  • eastern hemisphere
  • globe
  • world
  • geographical region
  • geographic area
  • earth
  • New World
  • geographical area

Etymology

  • hemisphaerium (Latin)
  • ἡμισφαίριον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Hemisphere

  • atmosphere
  • biosphere
  • lanphere
  • stratosphere
  • telesphere

How do you pronounce hemisphere?

Pronounce hemisphere as ˈhɛmɪsˌfɪr.

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Example sentences of the word hemisphere


1. Noun, singular or mass
The radius of a hemisphere is from the bottom of the pot to the top of the pot.

2. Adjective
Determining the volume of a hemisphere allows a grower to calculate the amount of soil the pot will hold.

3. Adverb
Native to the northern hemisphere, oak meadows can be valuable habitats for wildlife.

2. hemisphere

noun. ['ˈhɛmɪsˌfɪr'] either half of the cerebrum.

Synonyms

  • left hemisphere
  • cerebrum
  • right brain
  • neural structure
  • right hemisphere
  • cerebral hemisphere

Antonyms

  • urban area
  • disorient
  • artifact
  • national

Etymology

  • hemisphaerium (Latin)
  • ἡμισφαίριον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. hemisphere

noun. ['ˈhɛmɪsˌfɪr'] half of a sphere.

Etymology

  • hemisphaerium (Latin)
  • ἡμισφαίριον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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