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1. half a pint, esp of beer
2. Scot a small drink of spirits, esp whisky
3. Golf an equal score on a hole or round with an opponent
4. (in various games) either of two periods of play separated by an interval (the first half and second half)
5. short for halfpenny
6. Sport short for halfback

What does it mean when you dream about a half of something?

The notion of half can be expressed in dreams in a number of different ways. A door half open can indicate indecision. If cut in half, one is in conflict with oneself, between one’s mind and one’s body.

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Westchester County East: The return of large blocks of space at several key buildings in non-CBD White Plains, Purchase and Rye offset moderate leasing activity in the Westchester East submarket in the first half of the year.
Business fixed investment, adjusted for inflation, increased only 1 percent at an annual rate during the second half of 1989 after surging 7 3/4 percent during the first half.
color) The Clippers' Elton Brand eyes the basket as the Denver Nuggets guard DerMarr Johnson defends in the first half during Game 2 of the Western Conference first-round contest Monday at Staples Center.
Fairfield County West: The Fairfield West submarket was hard hit in the first half by the return of space by UST (59,830 square feet), Fortune Brands (204,520 square feet), Purdue Pharma (113,400 square feet) and Caldor (240,000 square feet), among others.
He scored six consecutive points over a minute and a half stretch to cut the Calabasas deficit to 25-19 with 2:30 remaining before intermission.
This situation was further compounded in the first half of 2002, pushing availability to 15.
1041(b)(6), which provides a stepped-up basis for the surviving spouse's half of property, was intended to equalize the two treatments and "give persons receiving community property the same basis for determining gain or loss on a sale of property after death as is given recipients of property passing under the common law" in that "the surviving spouse's interest in community property shall be deemed to have been acquired by bequest, devise, or inheritance from the decedent.
To keep the stance of monetary policy from becoming effectively more restrictive owing to the slowdown in inflation in the second half of last year and to promote sustainable growth, the Committee eased the stance of policy in December 1995 and again at the end of January 1996, bringing the federal funds rate down a half percentage point in total, to 5 1/4 percent.
Last year, Kittur's team removed the kidneys from another dozen pigs, implanting half of each kidney into the donor and the other half into a different pig.
NOTE: Bouquet can also be assembled in a small, seedless, horizontally cut watermelon half (about 7 inches in diameter when cut open; watermelon will weigh about 6 to 6 1/2 pounds whole) covered with 3 or 4 kale leaves.
Approximately half the pennies remain after the first toss, about 1/4 after the second, and then 1/8, 1/16, etc.
Although macro-economic forces caused many South Central Connecticut companies to rethink their real estate strategies in the first half of 2002, New Haven County's office market remained generally stable compared to markets nationwide.