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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Half a year; One of two divisions of an academic year.

Usage examples (33)
  • Instead, we are taking life's course for credit and there are no summers off - not even semester breaks.
  • I have a lot of work instead of an impossible amount of work now, and on the upside my class this semester is awesome.
  • Pingback by Peekaboo/the first semester is over! —
  • Your assignment for this semester is to fall deeply in love. for more
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