[sem-ee-beys-muh nt, sem-ahy-, sem-ee-beys-, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈbeɪs mənt, ˌsɛm aɪ-, ˈsɛm iˌbeɪs-, ˈsɛm aɪ-/
a basement partly above ground, as in a house built on a slope.
or biographic [bahy-uh-graf-i-kuh l] /ˌbaɪ əˈgræf ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to a person’s life: He’s gathering biographical data for his book on Milton. 2. pertaining to or containing biography: a biographical dictionary.
[sem-ee-bi-too-muh-nuh s, -tyoo-, sem-ahy-, sem-ee-, sem-ahy-] /ˈsɛm i bɪˈtu mə nəs, -ˈtyu-, ˈsɛm aɪ-, ˌsɛm i-, ˌsɛm aɪ-/ noun 1. a coal intermediate between bituminous and anthracite coal in hardness, yielding the maximum heat of any ordinary steam coal.
adjective 1. denoting a weight of typeface between medium and bold face 2. denoting matter printed in this noun 3. semibold type
noun, Music (chiefly British) . 1. a note half the length of a breve; whole note. noun 1. (music) a note, now the longest in common use, having a time value that may be divided by any power of 2 to give all other notes Usual US and Canadian name whole note See also breve […]