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semimonthly

adverb

Definition of semimonthly

  1. :  twice a month



1829

First Known Use of semimonthly

1829


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semimonthly

adjective

Simple Definition of semimonthly

  • : happening or produced two times in each month

Full Definition of semimonthly

  1. :  occurring twice a month

1829

First Known Use of semimonthly

1829


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semimonthly

noun semi·month·ly \-ˈmən(t)th-lē\

Definition of semimonthly

  1. :  a semimonthly publication



1843

First Known Use of semimonthly

1843


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