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English definition of “half price”

half price

noun [U]     COMMERCE
half of the normal price : A new discount scheme allows shoppers to buy petrol at half price . Tickets are now going for half price on eBay . Stay at the four-star hotel for less than half price until December 25.
half-price adjective
(Definition of half price noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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