second half

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Noun1.second half - the second of two halves of play
half - one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval
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Far different was the impression produced on her when she advanced to the second half, and when she had read it to the end.
It had been neither at Pultusk nor at Preussisch-Eylau and, when it joined the army in the field in the second half of the campaign, was attached to Platov's division.
and she fetched first one and then another of them a clip and sent them howling, and then the rest followed; and the next second half of them come back, wagging their tails around me, and making friends with me.
Three of the accented syllables, generally two in the first half and one in the second half of the line, were alliterative.
The second half of her journey was through a more gentle country, by way of Benvill Lane.
Hence we accept it and we adopt it, like all the rest of the world, to characterize the architecture of the second half of the Middle Ages, where the ogive is the principle which succeeds the architecture of the first period, of which the semi-circle is the father.
The latter were strange beings; the first a fine young negro; the second half Indian and negro; and the two others non- descripts; namely, an old Chilian miner, the colour of mahogany, and another partly a mulatto; but two such mongrels with such detestable expressions, I never saw before.
No, but I observe the second half of a return ticket in the palm of your left glove.
So far as I can make out, it is nothing more exciting than an Abbey's accounts dating from the second half of the fifteenth century.
With several of Muir's linemen going both ways, Wiggan carried the ball 25 times in the second half, including two crucial fourth-down conversions that kept the Mustangs' defense on the field.
0 percent gain between the second half of 1993 and the first half of this year and were 1.
The anticipated easing of pressures in the labor market should help produce some moderation in the pace of wage increases in the second half of 1990, but the Committee will continue to monitor closely the growth of labor costs for signs of progress in this area.