[sem-ee-oh-vip-er-uh s, sem-ahy-] /ˌsɛm i oʊˈvɪp ər əs, ˌsɛm aɪ-/
bearing young in an incomplete state of development, as a marsupial.
[sem-i-puh-lah-tinsk; Russian syi-myi-puh-lah-tyinsk] /ˌsɛm ɪ pəˈlɑ tɪnsk; Russian syɪ myɪ pʌˈlɑ tyɪnsk/ noun 1. a city in NE Kazakhstan, on the Irtysh River. Semipalatinsk /Russian sɪmipaˈlatinsk/ noun 1. a city in NE Kazakhstan on the Irtysh River; an important communications centre. Pop: 282 000 (2005 est)
adjective 1. partially or imperfectly palmate, as a bird’s foot; half-webbed. adjective 1. (of the feet of some birds) having the front three toes partly webbed
noun 1. a New World plover, Charadrius semipalmatus, having a black ring around the chest and semipalmate feet, inhabiting beaches and salt marshes.
noun 1. a common North American sandpiper, Calidris pusillus, having semipalmate feet.