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American English: /səˈmɛstər/
British English: /sɪˈmɛstə/

Translation of semester in Spanish:


  • (Sch, Univ) (before noun) semester hour
    (unidad en que se mide el valor de cada hora semanal de clase)
    Example sentences
    • The primary mode of communication among students and instructors for both semesters was the university's email system.
    • If possible, students can make school changes between semesters or at the end of the school year.
    • After several semesters of college work, the skills development in Navajo and English often becomes coordinated.

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