half-century

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half-century ‎(plural half-centuries)

  1. fifty years; half of a century.
  2. (cricket) A score of 50 runs by a single batsman
    • 2009 January 30, AAP, “Vics make great start despite Rogers loss”, in Herald Sun[1]:
      He brought up his half-century with a powerful drive past offspinner Dan Cullen, whose seven overs cost 0-52.
  3. (sports) A score of 50 points in a single game.

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