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hale 1

adj. hal·er, hal·est
Free from infirmity or illness; sound. See Synonyms at healthy.

[Middle English, from Old English hāl; see kailo- in Indo-European roots.]

hale′ness n.

hale 2

tr.v. haled, hal·ing, hales
1. To compel to go: "In short order the human rights campaign was haled before a high court of indignation" (Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.).
2. Archaic To pull, draw, drag, or hoist.

[Middle English halen, to pull, drag, from Old French haler, of Germanic origin; see kelə- in Indo-European roots.]
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n, pl -lers or -leru (-ləˌruː)
(Currencies) a variant of heller11
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(ˈhɑ lər)

n., pl. -lers, -le•ru (-ləˌru)
a monetary unit of the Czech Republic and Slovakia, equal to 1/100 of the koruna.
[1930–35; < Czech haléř < Middle High German haller, variant of heller former German coin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haler - 100 halers equal 1 koruna Slovakiahaler - 100 halers equal 1 koruna Slovakia  
koruna - the basic unit of money in Czech Republic
Slovakian monetary unit - monetary unit in Slovakia
2.haler - 100 halers equal 1 koruna in Czech Republic
Czech monetary unit - monetary unit in Czech Republic
koruna - the basic unit of money in Czech Republic
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Byline: CATHY OWEN, KATIE-ANN GUPWELL & ADAM HALER echo.newsdesk@walesonline.co.uk
She found a denarius of Matej II from 1616, a denarius of Ferdinand II from 1626, 1627, 1630, a denarius of Leopold I from 1682, a 10-haler coin of Frantisek Jozef I from 1909 and a Czechoslovak haler from 1921.
Two minutes later, Ibrahim peared by my side, clutching my haler. He was barely tall enough reach the lightswitch in my droom, so I was stunned that T app inh to bed he'd managed to find the inhaler.
Dan Kristiansen, Larry Haler, Terry Nealey, Liz Pike, Jay Rodne, Melanie Stambaugh, Joyce McDonald and Norm Johnson.
Haler et al., "Essential role of eIF5-mimic protein in animal development is linked to control of ATF4 expression," Nucleic Acids Research, vol.
The Supreme Court clarified this distinction in Haler v.
The child received medication administered through a baby haler (note: inhaler) that was new to the family.