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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Divide by two.

Usage examples (36)
  • halve the cake
  • No. 8, 193 yards, par 3: Nicklaus and Irwin halve with pars.
  • No. 14, 415 yards, par 4: Nicklaus and Irwin halve with pars.
  • "We both played well and probably, you know, a halve is probably a bad result" for Europe, Brewerton said. for more
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  • I will "have" (to obtain) three cookies that have been cut into "halves" (two equal parts). Note: "Half" is one of two equal parts. "Halve" means to cut something into two equal parts.
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