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- n. As much as could be bought for a halfpenny (pre- or post-decimalisation).
- n. (informal) A negligible amount.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the amount that can be bought for a halfpenny.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the amount that can be bought for a halfpenny
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