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  *半* | 半* | *半
half / semi- / incomplete / (after a number) and a half
half of sth
midnight / in the middle of the night
half-moon / fortnight
half of the day / a long time / quite a while
half the number / half
half of a game or contest / half-court
half price
the least bit
Pinellia ternata
halfway / midway / on the way
half (of sth) / halfway through
half of sth / one side of sth
half dead (of torment, hunger, tiredness etc) / (tired) to death / (terrified) out of one's wits / (beaten) to within an inch of one's life / (knock) the daylights out of sb
half the day / a long time / quite a while
to give up halfway (idiom); leave sth unfinished
half a lifetime
half of the country (esp. when half the country has fallen into enemy hands) / vast swathe of territory
half doubting / dubious / skeptical
half of a lifetime
halfway / midway
cysteine (Cys), an amino acid / mercaptoethyl amine
Banpo neolithic Yangshao culture archaeological site east of Xi'an 西安
meniscus (anatomy)
half-awake / half-asleep
switch to a job one was not trained for
(idiom) half true and half false
half willing and half unwilling (idiom); to yield after making a show of resistance
paralysis of one side of the body / hemiplegia
underripe / half-cooked / (fig.) not mastered (of a technique) / clumsy / halting
fifty (usually referring to sb's age)
in the depth of night / late at night
half a life / only half alive / barely alive / (scared, beaten etc) half to death
half squat
dabbler / smatterer / tactless and impulsive person
not much to choose between the two / tweedledum and tweedledee
half-mast / half-staff
half-price ticket / half fare
half a year
(coll.) half
in midair / in the air
semiconductor detector
one able to do light manual labor only / semi-able-bodied or part time (farm) worker
partly released from productive labor / partly released from one's regular work
semiconservative replication
(anatomy) semicircular canal
local anesthetic / anesthesia to half the body (as for a C-section birth)
(coll.) (of one's skills, knowledge etc) limited / superficial / half-baked / sb with a smattering of knowledge (of sth) / dabbler
half-track (vehicle with wheels at the front and continuous tracks in the rear)
(bird species of China) Asian dowitcher (Limnodromus semipalmatus)
day care
dabbler / dilettante who speaks as though he were an expert
half a year
half load
middle / halfway
part-time work
half-open door / fig. prostitute
semi-employed / partly employed / underemployed
semiarch / half arch
semi-tenant peasant / semi-owner peasant
shallow / not thorough / superficial
weekend spouse / relationship involving a sugar-daddy
semiconducting ceramic (electronics)
International School of the Penninsula
erhua variant of 半分
fifty (years of age)
incomplete / unfinished
middle-aged but still attractive woman / lady of a certain age
translucent / semitransparent
galactose (CH2O)6 / brain sugar
middle / halfway
half of the day / a long time / quite a while / midair / CL: 個|个
to not fully understand / to only partly understand
sitting with one leg crossed (usu. of Bodhisattva)
a little bit
semi-manufactured goods / semifinished articles / semifinished products
centaur (mythology)
part-time work in which one works each day for a half-day, typically a morning or an afternoon
Centaurus (constellation)
more than half
(not) a single person / (no) one
semiovert / more or less open

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