[haf-boo sh-uh l, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈbʊʃ əl, ˈhɑf-/
a unit of dry measure equal to 2 pecks (17.6 liters).
noun 1. a snooker cue longer than an ordinary cue, usually used with a long rest
noun, Music. 1. a cadence ending with dominant harmony.
[haf-kast, hahf-kahst] /ˈhæfˌkæst, ˈhɑfˌkɑst/ Disparaging and Offensive. noun 1. a contemptuous term used to refer to a person of mixed racial or ethnic descent. 2. a contemptuous term used to refer to a person of mixed European and Hindu or European and Muslim parentage. 3. a contemptuous term used to refer to a person descended […]
[haf-sel, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌsɛl, ˈhɑf-/ noun, Electricity. 1. a single electrode, generally a metal, immersed in a container filled with an electrolyte, and having a specific electrical potential for a given combination of electrode and electrolyte.