Definition of 'semester'
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BUT Quentin spent one semester in school and got promptly thrown out. ICED (2003)Every semester Deirdre loads up a different batch of it and drags it all the way from Chicago here. DEATH OF A NYMPH (2003)He could cancel that, but he had a series of vital commitments ahead in the closing weeks of the semester. COMPULSION (2003)
She walked along Frederick Road and ended up at the community college, where she took home course information for the fall semester. EVERY SECRET THING (2003)
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Translations for 'semester'
British English: semester /sɪˈmɛstə/ NOUN
In colleges and universities, a semester is one of two periods into which the year is divided.
...an academic semester.
- American English: semester
- Arabic: فَصْلٌ دِراسِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: semestre
- Chinese: 学期
- Croatian: semestar
- Czech: semestr
- Danish: semester
- Dutch: semester
- European Spanish: semestre
- Finnish: yliopiston lukukausi
- French: semestre
- German: Semester
- Greek: εξάμηνο
- Italian: semestre
- Japanese: 二学期制度の一学期
- Korean: 학기
- Norwegian: semester
- Polish: semestr
- European Portuguese: semestre
- Romanian: semestru
- Russian: семестр
- Spanish: semestre
- Swedish: termin
- Thai: เทอม
- Turkish: sömestr
- Ukrainian: семестр
- Vietnamese: học kỳ
Definition of semester from the Collins English Dictionary
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