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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