semiflexion sem·i·flex·ion (sěm’ē-flěk’shən, sěm’ī-)
The position of a limb or muscle halfway between flexion and extension.
[sem-ee-floh-ting, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm iˈfloʊ tɪŋ, ˌsɛm aɪ-/ adjective 1. noting or pertaining to a driving axle of an automobile or the like, the inner end of which is carried by the differential gear and the outer end of which is keyed to a wheel supported by the axle housing.
adjective 1. imperfectly fluid; having both fluid and solid characteristics; semiliquid. noun 2. a semifluid substance. adjective 1. having properties between those of a liquid and those of a solid noun 2. a substance that has such properties because of high viscosity: tar is a semifluid
adjective 1. partly formal; containing some formal elements: a semiformal occasion; semiformal attire.
noun (pl) -dos 1. a partially frozen Italian dessert similar to ice cream noun a chilled or partly frozen dessert such as gelato, spumone, mousse, neapolitan which incorporate whipped cream or meringue; also called semifrio , still-frozen dessert Word Origin Italian ‘half cold’