Definition of Semiprivate

1. Adjective. Confined to a small number of hospital patients. "Semiprivate room"

Similar to: Private



Definition of Semiprivate

1. Adjective. More private than usual accommodations, but not fully private; used especially of a hospital room that is shared by two patients in contradistinction to a ward containing many patients. ¹

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Definition of Semiprivate

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Semiprivate

semipolitical
semipolluted
semipopular
semiporcelain
semiporcelains
semiposh
semipostal
semipostals
semipowerful
semiprecious
semiprime
semiprimes
semiprimitive
semiprivacy
semiprivate (current term)
semipro
semiproductive
semiprofessional
semiprofessionally
semiprofessionals
semipronation
semiprone
semiproof
semiproofs
semipros
semiprosperous
semiprotection
semipublic

Literary usage of Semiprivate

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Export Promotion: A Comparison of Programs in Five Industrialized Nations (1993)
"AUMA brings together government, semiprivate, and private organizations in the ... The Italian government, together with many semiprivate organizations, ..."

2. A Treatise on the American and English Workmen's Compensation Laws: As by Arthur B. Honnold (1918)
"... instead of a semiprivate, and would there have received the serte of a physician without extra charge, and treatment entirely adequate to '_. nature of ..."

3. Employee Benefits in Medium and Large Private Establishments (1993) by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"expenses at a percentage of the semiprivate room rate, frequently 80 percent. In these types of plans, the individual is typically subject to a yearly ..."

4. The Two Hague Conferences and Their Contributions to International Law by William Isaac Hull (1908)
"But, on the motion of M. Renault, of France, it was decided that private or semiprivate ships should be permitted, provided they were kept under the ..."

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