Meaning of HALVE in English

HALVE

transcription, транскрипция: [ hɑ:v ]

v.tr. 1 divide into two halves or parts. 2 reduce by half. 3 share equally (with another person etc.). 4 Golf use the same number of strokes as one's opponent in (a hole or match). 5 fit (crossing timbers) together by cutting out half the thickness of each. [ME halfen f. HALF]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.