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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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71sec from a previous competition best half-way of 15.
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.