half-sister Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"half-sister" in British English

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half-sisternoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɑːfˌsɪs.tər/  us   /ˈhæfˌsɪs.tɚ/
a ​sister who is the ​daughter of only one of ​yourparents
(Definition of half-sister from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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half sisternoun [C]

 /ˈhæf ˈsɪs·tər/
a ​sister who has one of the same ​parents as you do, but whose other ​parent is different from yours
(Definition of half sister from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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