semiannual

adjective semi·an·nu·al \ ˌse-mē-ˈan-yə(-wə)l , ˌse-ˌmī- , -mi- \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of semiannual

: occurring every six months or twice a year

semiannually

adverb

Examples of semiannual in a Sentence

  1. my semiannual visit to my cousin

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First Known Use of semiannual

1791

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SEMIANNUAL Defined for English Language Learners

semiannual

adjective

Definition of semiannual for English Language Learners

  • : happening or produced every six months or twice in each year


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