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shove-ha'penny

[shuhv-hey-puh-nee, -heyp-nee] /ˌʃʌvˈheɪ pə ni, -ˈheɪp ni/
noun, British.
1.
a shuffleboard game played with coins or brass disks that are pushed by the hand and thumb down a board toward a scoring pit.
Also, shove-halfpenny
[shuhv-hey-puh-nee, -heyp-nee] /ˈʃʌvˈheɪ pə ni, -ˈheɪp ni/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of shove-ha'penny
1835-1845
First recorded in 1835-45
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