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English definition of “half-hourly”

half-hourly

adjective [before noun], adverb     /ˌhɑːfˈaʊe.li/ US  /ˌhæfˈaʊr-/
happening twice every hour : There's a half-hourly train service to London from here.Relating to regular periods of time
(Definition of half-hourly adjectiveadverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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