cover half

cover half

[′kəv·ər ‚haf]
(metallurgy)
The stationary portion of a die.
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If he could reach the bottom and cover half the distance to the tree that stood in the center of the gulch he would feel comparatively safe for then, even if Numa appeared, he felt that he could beat him either to the cliff or to the tree, but to scale the first thirty feet of the cliff rapidly enough to elude the leaping beast would require a running start of at least twenty feet as there were no very good hand- or footholds close to the bottom--he had had to run up the first twenty feet like a squirrel running up a tree that other time he had beaten an infuriated Numa to it.
The Hoops would struggle to cover half of his Spurs salary and would rely on the London side taking a hit.
But as the zoo has grown over the years, the transport system 'doesn't even cover half' of the 125 acres that the tourist attraction now encompasses, so zoo bosses have taken the decision to decommission it as of this summer.
But zoo bosses say the system "doesn't even cover half " of the 125 acres of the tourist attraction, so have made the decision to take down the monorail later this summer.
But as thezoohas grown over the years, the transport system 'doesn't even cover half' of the 125 acres that the tourist attraction now encompasses, so zoo bosses have taken the decision to decommission it as of this summer.
The stock up $1.04 to $26.80 and the diagonal spread appears to cover half of a position opened 3/6 when, with shares $29, 44K Jun 26 calls bought for $4.63.
According to the regional minister the toll system will cover half of the total 20,000 km national road network.
For financially disadvantaged students, the school offers special scholarships that cover half the tuition fee.
The company's Hannah Cornish said: "Amounts suggested often don't cover half the housing costs of parent and child."
She said money pledged for the new T-Level technical qualifications "will not even cover half of the funding that has been lost" under Conservative rule.
The project will be realized with money from the IPARD program, and state subsidies will cover half of the mortgage and of the interest rate.