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half

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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The last-named's improvement to 14.71sec from a previous competition best half-way of 15.04sec was quite staggering, and it was only an extra-special performance from Sonic Flight which sees him as the sole finalist without a win in the event.
THE difference between running in an early William Hill Derby heat at Wimbledon compared to one later in the evening appears more marked than going allowances varying only between +10 and normal might suggest, so it might pay to look a little more deeply into the half-way sectionals than simply going with the fastest.
Much more interesting from a punting viewpoint is Derek Knight's Smoking Bullet, caught by Greenfield Deal in his heat, but only after going through the half-way checkpoint in an impressive 14.73sec (calc).