at half strength

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Definition of at half strength

: with half the usual number of people in a group, army, team, etc. With so many out sick, we're only at half strength today.

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“At half strength.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20half%20strength. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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