Semicirque Sem"i*cirque, n. A semicircular hollow or opening among trees or hills. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster]

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  • semicirque — semi·cirque …   English syllables

  • semicirque — ˈ ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷+ˌ noun Etymology: semi + cirque : something (as a hollow among hills) having the shape of a half circle …   Useful english dictionary

  • sem|i|cirque — «SEHM ee SURK», noun. Poetic. a semicircular formation or arrangement; semicircle: »Upon a semicirque of turf clad ground (Wordsworth) …   Useful english dictionary

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