semiterrestrial

adjective
semi·​ter·​res·​tri·​al | \ ˌse-mē-tə-ˈre-strē-əl How to pronounce semiterrestrial (audio) , ˌse-ˌmī-, -mi-, -ˈres-chəl, -ˈresh-\

Definition of semiterrestrial

1 : growing on boggy ground
2 : frequenting but not living wholly on land

First Known Use of semiterrestrial

1919, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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