hemispheric hemispheric  /ˌhɛ məs ˈfɪ rɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the cerebral hemispheres

Usage(s):

  1. The Venezuelan leader upstaged Bush at the last big hemispheric get-together.
  2. As we work with our hemispheric partners, we must be clear about the kind of leadership America seeks to provide.
  3. Not just to throw Washington's hemispheric antagonists off base but to keep the region's military troglodytes from making a comeback.

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Quotes

  1. "I would like to see a hemispheric free trade agreement," McCain said at a news conference here. "I would like to see our continued assistance to countries like Columbia."
    on Jul 2, 2008 By: John McCain Source: USA Today

  2. "The Severstal deal demonstrates the USW and its members are the critical players in the continuing consolidation and revitalization of North America's steel industry for those who want access to our hemispheric market. USW-represented steelworkers...
    on Mar 21, 2008 By: Leo W Gerard Source: FOXBusiness

  3. Spencer said he hoped to secure "firm regional support to call upon the United States, a hemispheric partner, once and for all, to settle this outstanding matter" dating back to 2007.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Baldwin Spencer Source: Jamaica Observer

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