ημι-

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From Ancient Greek ἥμισυς (hḗmisus, half)

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ημι- (imi-)

  1. half, semi-, hemi-, demi-
    σφαίρα (sfaíra, sphere)   x   ημισφαίριο (imisfaírio, hemisphere)
    όροφος (órofos, floor)   x   ημιόροφος (imiórofos, mezzanine)
  2. quasi-, partial
    αστέρας (astéras, star)   x   ημιαστέρας (imiastéras, quasar)

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