from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Issued or occurring twice a year or once every half year.
- n. A semiyearly event or publication.
- adv. Every half year.
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- adv. semiannually.
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Haven was, in reality, nothing grander than a large farming community located on extremely fertile land, whose rich soil was nourished on a semiyearly basis by the flooding of the White - rage river.
"Developing Asia is proving to be more resilient to the global downturn than was initially thought," the bank said in a statement accompanying its semiyearly assessment.
Also, Turk mulls over his semiyearly candy bar selection.
We’ve got our semiyearly departmental coming up and I just heard that the fellow presenting had to cancel.