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ha'penny

[hey-puh-nee, heyp-nee] /ˈheɪ pə ni, ˈheɪp ni/
noun, plural ha'pennies. British
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British Dictionary definitions for ha'penny

halfpenny

/ˈheɪpnɪ; for sense 1 ˈhɑːfˌpɛnɪ/
noun
1.
Also called half, (pl) -pennies. a small British coin worth half a new penny, withdrawn from circulation in 1985
2.
(pl) -pennies. an old British coin worth half an old penny
3.
(pl) -pence. the sum represented by half a penny
4.
(pl) -pence. something of negligible value
5.
(modifier) having the value or price of a halfpenny
6.
(modifier) of negligible value

ha'penny

/ˈheɪpnɪ/
noun (pl) -nies
1.
(Brit) a variant spelling of halfpenny
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