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the half of the earth between the South Pole and the equator.
southern hemisphere
noun (often capitals)
that half of the earth lying south of the equator
(astronomy) that half of the celestial sphere lying south of the celestial equator
Southern Hemisphere

The half of the Earth south of the equator.

The half of the celestial sphere south of the celestial equator.

Southern Hemisphere definition

The southern half of the Earth’s surface; the Earth’s surface south of the equator.


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