half-size


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half-size

n
(Clothing & Fashion) any size, esp in clothing, that is halfway between two sizes
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Adj.1.half-size - half the usual or regular size
little, small - limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a little house"; "a small car"; "a little (or small) group"
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Translations

half-size

[ˈhɑːfˌsaɪz]
A. N (in shoes) → medio número m
B. ADJ [musical instrument, chair] → de la mitad de tamaño
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