[ hey-puh-nee, heyp-nee ]
/ ˈheɪ pə ni, ˈheɪp ni /
noun, plural ha'·pen·nies. British.
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/ (ˈheɪpnɪ) /
noun plural -nies
British a variant spelling of halfpenny
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