half cent

noun

Definition of half cent

: a coin representing one half a cent (such as the copper half cent coined by the U.S. from 1793 to 1857)

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“Half cent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/half%20cent. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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