half–dollar

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noun half–dol·lar \ˈhaf-ˈdä-lər, ˈhäf-\

Definition of half–dollar

  1. 1 :  a coin representing one half of a dollar

  2. 2 :  the sum of 50 cents

1786

First Known Use of half–dollar

1786


HALF–DOLLAR Defined for English Language Learners

half-dollar

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Definition of half–dollar for English Language Learners

  • : a coin that is worth 50 cents

  • : the sum of 50 cents


HALF–DOLLAR Defined for Kids

half–dollar

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noun half–dol·lar \ˈhaf-ˈdä-lər, ˈhäf-\

Definition of half–dollar for Students

  1. 1 :  a coin representing 50 cents

  2. 2 :  the sum of 50 cents

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