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hemisphere

noun [C]  us   /ˈhem·əˌsfɪər/
earth science half of the earth: The equator divides the earth into the northern and southern hemispheres. A hemisphere is also half of a ball-shaped object.
Translations of “hemisphere”
in Vietnamese bán cầu…
in Spanish hemisferio…
in Thai ครึ่งซีกโลก…
in Malaysian hemisfera…
in French hémisphère…
in German die Halbkugel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指地球的)半球…
in Indonesian belahan…
in Russian полушарие…
in Turkish yarı küre…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指地球的)半球…
in Polish półkula…
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