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Half vs Octant - What's the difference?

half | octant |


As nouns the difference between half and octant

is that half is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple while octant is the eighth part of a circle; an arc of 45 degrees.

As a adjective half

is consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%).

As a adverb half

is in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly.

As a verb half

is (obsolete) to halve.

Half vs Majority - What's the difference?

half | majority |


As nouns the difference between half and majority

is that half is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple while majority is more than half (50%) of some group.

As a adjective half

is consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%).

As a adverb half

is in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly.

As a verb half

is (obsolete) to halve.

Half vs Off - What's the difference?

half | off |


As adjectives the difference between half and off

is that half is consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%) while off is inoperative, disabled.

As adverbs the difference between half and off

is that half is in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly while off is in a direction away from the speaker or object.

As verbs the difference between half and off

is that half is (obsolete) to halve while off is (slang) to kill.

As a noun half

is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple.

As a preposition off is

(used to indicate movement away from a position on).

Half vs Semiannual - What's the difference?

half | semiannual |


As adjectives the difference between half and semiannual

is that half is consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%) while semiannual is occurring twice a year; half-yearly; biannual.

As a adverb half

is in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly.

As a noun half

is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple.

As a verb half

is (obsolete) to halve.

Half vs Biannual - What's the difference?

half | biannual |


As adjectives the difference between half and biannual

is that half is consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%) while biannual is occurring twice a year; half-yearly; semiannual, twice-yearly.

As nouns the difference between half and biannual

is that half is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple while biannual is something occurring twice each year.

As a adverb half

is in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly.

As a verb half

is (obsolete) to halve.

Half vs Table - What's the difference?

half | table |


As nouns the difference between half and table

is that half is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple while table is an item of furniture with a flat top surface raised above the ground, usually on one or more legs.

As verbs the difference between half and table

is that half is (obsolete) to halve while table is to put on a table.

As a adjective half

is consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%).

As a adverb half

is in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly.

What is the difference between half and side?

half | side |


In context|transitive|obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between half and side

is that half is (obsolete) to halve while side is (obsolete) to suit; to pair; to match.

As adjectives the difference between half and side

is that half is consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%) while side is wide; large; long, pendulous, hanging low, trailing; far-reaching.

As adverbs the difference between half and side

is that half is in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly while side is widely; wide; far.

As nouns the difference between half and side

is that half is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple while side is a bounding straight edge of a two-dimensional shape.

As verbs the difference between half and side

is that half is (obsolete) to halve while side is to ally oneself, be in an alliance, usually with "with" or rarely "in with".

What is the difference between halve and half?

halve | half |


As verbs the difference between halve and half

is that halve is to reduce to half the original amount while half is (obsolete) to halve.

As a adjective half is

consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%).

As a adverb half is

in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly.

As a noun half is

one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple.

What is the difference between dickens and half?

dickens | half | Derived terms |

Dickens is a derived term of half.


As nouns the difference between dickens and half

is that dickens is (euphemistic) the devil while half is one of two equal parts into which anything may be divided, or considered as divided; — sometimes followed by of; as, a half of an apple.

As a adjective half is

consisting of a moiety, or half (1/2, 50%).

As a adverb half is

in two equal parts or to an equal degree; in some part approximating a half; partially; imperfectly.

As a verb half is

(obsolete) to halve.

What is the difference between wyclif and half?

wyclif | half |

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