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half
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 6
1. Consisting of a moiety, or half; as, a half bushel; a half hour; a half dollar; a half view.
2. Consisting of some indefinite portion resembling a half; approximately a half, whether more or less; partial; imperfect; as, a half dream; half knowledge.
3. Part; side; behalf.
4. One of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; - sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple.
5. In an equal part or degree; in some pa appromating a half; partially; imperfectly; as, half- colored, half done, half- hearted, half persuaded, half conscious.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To halve. [ Obs.] See Halve.
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