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HALF. One equal part of a thing divided into two parts, either in fact or in contemplation. A moiety. This word is used in composition; as, half cent, half dime, &c.

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Markle's half-brother and his lawyer pleaded for the palace "take some action to protect him.
Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], October 25 ( ANI ): Two women, accused of killing Korean leader's half-brother Kim Jong-nam, were brought on Tuesday to Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur International Airport, where the crime took place, in order to recap the sequence of events of the fateful day.
The 43-year-old Emirati suspect was said to have visited Dubai's Endowment and Minors' Affairs Foundation from where he obtained documents that mentioned that his half-brother is a minor.
5m, have a draft of 39 yearlings, including a High Chaparral half-brother to 1,000 Guineas winner Miss France and a Teofilo half-brother to Le Havre, whose first crop includes dual Classic winner Avenir Certain.
According to another tribal source, Hizam al-Dahab has acted, in the killing of his half-brother, "at the instigation of the Yemeni authorities.
I'm devastated and can't forgive him, but we have children who have two half-brothers they knew nothing about.
Derek Robinson only met his half-brother Gilbert Robinson four times and lost contact with him many years ago after their father's funeral.
Succession in Saudi Arabia passes from half-brother to half-brother, rather than from father to son.
His half-brother Jermain rushed to Gavin's bedside from training with Tottenham after learning he was unlikely to survive.
A man has been convicted of killing Jade Defoe (above), half-brother of striker Jermain Defoe (top)
The 26-year-old shares the same Kenyan father as his famous half-brother, Barack, but they have only met twice and barely know each other.
As far as I can see, your stepmum's half-brother is not a blood relative.