semiarboreal

adjective
semi·​ar·​bo·​re·​al | \ ˌse-mē-är-ˈbȯr-ē-əl How to pronounce semiarboreal (audio) , ˌse-ˌmī-, -mi- \

Definition of semiarboreal

: often inhabiting and frequenting trees but not completely arboreal semiarboreal snakes

First Known Use of semiarboreal

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Semiarboreal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semiarboreal. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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