from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a day on which half of the day is free from work or duty; a holiday of one half of a day.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Half of a day given up to recreation; a day on which work is carried on only during half or a part of the usual working-hours.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a day on which half is free from work or duty
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