What does the word apiece mean?

Usage examples for apiece

  1. The novelty of Haydn's concerts- of which he was to give twenty at fifty pounds apiece- consisted of their being his own symphonies, conducted by himself in person. – The Great German Composers by George T. Ferris
  2. Besides, they were not very dear- only fifteen centimes apiece. – Rollo in Geneva by Jacob Abbott
  3. The two dogs sat between them, and whenever their names came in, they cocked an ear apiece and looked most thoroughly ashamed of themselves. – The Second Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling