half a dome, especially as formed by a vertical section, as over a semicircular apse.
a half-dome, esp one used to cover a semicircular apse
[sem-ee-duh-mes-ti-key-tid, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm i dəˈmɛs tɪˌkeɪ tɪd, ˌsɛm aɪ-/ adjective 1. living in a state of partial domestication.
- Semantic web
noun 1. a proposed development of the World Wide Web in which computers can interpret and act on natural language
[sem-ee-dom-uh-nuh ns, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈdɒm ə nəns, ˌsɛm aɪ-/ noun, Genetics. 1. incomplete dominance.
adjective 1. lying asleep or as if asleep; inactive, as in sleep; torpid: The lecturer’s sudden shout woke the dormant audience. 2. in a state of rest or inactivity; inoperative; in abeyance: The project is dormant for the time being. 3. Biology. in a state of minimal metabolic activity with cessation of growth, either as […]