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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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The conditions were really tricky to play in, but we were making it hard for ourselves and it was a change we had to make at half-time.
a "Very round #Jags @ "I joked with Louis at half-time and asked him when he was going to score a real goal.
Huddlestone said: "It was spot on at half-time and just what we needed.
Beyonce was the star of this year's Super Bowl half-time show in February in New Orleans, where the Baltimore Ravens beat the San Francisco 49ers 34-31.
Wigan coach Barrow has also been charged with misconduct following his conduct at half-time, the Football Association has confirmed.
Things got even better seven minutes before half-time when Robbie Matthews flicked the ball to Foley who smashed the ball home from the corner of the area.
Shots' Peter Vincenti and Scott Davies made way for Alex Rodman and Rankine at half-time.
The decison was taken to carry on until half-time, and then hope stadium electricians could fix the problem for the start of the second half.
We showed the character and spirit we've got in the second half to come from 2-0 down at half-time and win," said Young.
FIFA is so concerned that players and referees have no time to rest during half-time that it is proposing to stretch half-time from 15 minutes to 20.
Tottenham forward Defoe insisted McClaren had been a calming influence during the half-time team talk.