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1A former German or Austrian coin of low value.
- ‘Austria produced a 4-heller label in 1912 to raise funds for the Austrian Olympic team.’
- 1.1another term for haler
From German Heller, earlier haller (see haler).
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.