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half

noun, determiner
 
/hɑːf/ ( plural halves /hɑːvz/)
A2 one of two equal parts of something; 1/2
meitat
Cut the lemons into halves. It’ll take half an hour to get there. Jenny lived in Beijing for a year and a half.
break, cut, etc. something in half B1 to divide something into two equal parts
trencar, tallar, etc. ac per la meitat
Fold the piece of paper in half.
informal a lot
la meitat de
I don’t even know where she is half the time.
half past one, two, etc. mainly UK A1 30 minutes past one o’clock, two o’clock, etc.
dos quarts de dues, de tres, etc.
We got back to our hotel at half past seven.
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