seminomad

noun semi·no·mad \ ˌse-mē-ˈnō-ˌmad , ˌse-ˌmī- , -mi- \

Definition of seminomad

: a member of a people living usually in portable or temporary dwellings and practicing seasonal migration but having a base camp at which some crops are cultivated

seminomadic

play \ˌse-mē-nō-ˈma-dik, ˌse-ˌmī-, -mi-\ adjective

First Known Use of seminomad

circa 1934

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