Definitions for half dollar

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

half′ dol′lar(n.)

  1. a coin of the U.S. and Canada equal to 50 cents.

    Category: Numismatics

Princeton's WordNet

  1. half dollar, fifty-cent piece(noun)

    a United States coin worth half of a dollar


  1. Half dollar

    Half dollar coins have been produced nearly every year since the inception of the United States Mint in 1794. Sometimes referred to as the fifty-cent piece, the only U.S. coin that has been minted more consistently is the cent.


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