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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
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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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Tomorrow Hearts take on St Johnstone with Dundee United facing Aberdeen and if all four teams score in both halves could turn your PS2 free bet into PS635.
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Children used bucket-balance scales to divide a bowl of rice, a pail of sand, and other small manipulatives into halves. No recording was done for this center.
In the half with most goals market, the bet that can sometimes represent value for money (not very often, but occasionally) is the tie - that is to say, the same number of goals being scored in both halves.
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The problem is that the line-up bolts are not long enough and we can't screw the nuts onto the other bolts to tighten the wheel halves together, especially when assembling new tires.
In other words, second halves produced more corners than first halves, but not all that many more.
Offers standard off-the-shelf manifolds as well as fully customized manifolds ant complete hot halves tailored to customer applications.
In light of the slow adjustment of deposit rates, velocity could continue to increase, with growth in these monetary aggregates in the lower halves of their ranges.