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  1. halfpenny

    • IPA[ˈhāp(ə)nē]

    美式

    • n.
      a former British coin equal to half an old or new penny. The last halfpenny was withdrawn in 1984
    • noun: halfpenny, plural noun: halfpennies

    • 釋義
    • 相關詞
    • n.
      名詞
    • 1. a former British coin equal to half an old or new penny. The last halfpenny was withdrawn in 1984:

      seven pennies and three halfpennies

    • adj. not worthy of consideration or respect; worthless or unimportant:

    • a twopenny-halfpenny dictator

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    • n. a game in which coins are struck so that they slide across a marked board on a table.

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    • n. a game in which coins are struck so that they slide across a marked board on a table.

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    • IPA[ˈheɪpni]

    英式

    • n.
      a former British coin equal to half an old or new penny. The last halfpenny was withdrawn in 1984:
    • seven pennies and three halfpennies

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  2. 知識+

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