from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Occurring or issued twice a year.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Occurring twice a year; half-yearly; biannual.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Half-yearly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. occurring or payable twice each year
Seckinger calls the semiannual gambling trips to Biloxi, Miss., or Las Vegas with her mother "my stress relief."
The BOJ's policy board will meet April 28 to discuss forecasts for Japan's economy and is scheduled to release its semiannual outlook report, including numeric forecasts for real GDP.
TV networks will be trotting out top executives and hawking their most important new and returning shows in a Beverly Hills hotel ballroom at the semiannual Television Critics Association "press tour" that began last week.
The plans call for the eventual demolition and consolidation of most of the artist buildings, familiar to some Bay Area residents for their semiannual open-studio sales.
The other day I checked my e-mail address book for its semiannual updating.
Increases in consumer prices push up the bond's redemption value at maturity, and the semiannual interest payments increase as the fixed interest rate is applied to a growing principal value.
But in its semiannual report to Congress, the Pentagon also notes that progress is fragile, with difficult fighting ahead as insurgents try to regain momentum and territory from international and Afghan troops.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore tightened policy at its semiannual meeting this month, targeting a stronger Singapore dollar against a trade-weighted basket of currencies.
HSBC and Lloyds, however, stuck with their previous policies of semiannual financial reports.
The next semiannual meeting of retired Goldman partners is scheduled for the evening of June 23, when more than 100 people are expected at the 43rd floor of the firm's lower Manhattan headquarters.