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hemi-

 
word element [Gr.], half.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hemi-

(hem'ē), Do not confuse this prefix with the combining form hem(o).
One-half. Compare: semi-.
[G.]
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hemi-

prefix, Latin, half
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

hemi-

Combining form meaning one half.
Compare: semi-
[G.]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hemi-

Combining form denoting half. From the Greek hemi .
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

hemi-

prefix denoting half.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005