A bottle used for champagne that is 1/4 the size of a regular bottle.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21216
To divide horizontally.Found on http://www.wrenscottage.com/kitchen/glossary.php
The inner layer of the leather cut from the top grain portion. Found on http://www.studiocrafts.com/Craftscapes/glossary.html
Sometimes, companies split their outstanding shares into a larger number of shares. If a company with 1 million shares did a two-for-one split, the company would have 2 million shares. An investor with 100 shares before the split would hold 200 shares after the split. The investor's percentage of equity in the company remains the same, and the pric...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20047
The division of the outstanding shares of a corporation usually into a larger number of shares. Found on http://www.exchange-handbook.co.uk/index.cfm?section=glossary&first_letter=
A longitudinal fissure in the wood. Terminology may vary from place to place but there can be said to be two types of split: namely, shakes and checks. Shakes can occur in three main ways:
-in the living tree, possibly due to wind stress;
-at the time of felling, due to impact; and
-shrinkage in the log before conversion. Checks occur a...Found on http://www.turningtools.co.uk/glossary/glossary.html
The result of splitting leather into layers. A split has no natural grain surface and may be buffed to produce suede or have an artificial grain applied to produce a finished split.
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- being divided or separated 2. [adj] - (especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain 3. [adj] - broken or burst apart longitudinally 4. [n] - a bottle containing half the usual amount 5. [n] - a promised or claimed share of loot or money 6. [n] - a lengthwise crack in wood 7. [n] - an old Cro...Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=split
Option to play each of two like cards as a separate hand ( a separate bet equal to the original wager must be made).
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In the US, the issuing of additional shares by a company to its shareholders in proportion to their... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/split.htm?id=1347&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of split'>more</a>
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A wine bottle that holds approximately 6 oz (175-187 mL) or one-fourth the equivalent of a typical 750 mL bottle; a single-serving.
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(splĭt) transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Split
, R.); present participle & verbal noun Splitting
.] [ Probably of Scand. or Low german origin; confer Danish splitte
, LG. splitten
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Split intransitive verb 1.
To part asunder; to be rent; to burst; as, vessels split
by the freezing of water in them. 2.
To be broken; to be dashed to pieces. « The ship splits
on the rock.» Shak. 3.
To separate into parties or factions. [ ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/169
A crack, or longitudinal fissure. 2.
A breach or separation, as in a political party; a division. [ Colloq.] 3.
A piece that is split off, or made thin, by splitting; a splinter; a fragment. 4.
Specif (Leather Manuf.)
, one of the sections of a skin made by d...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/169
Split adjective 1.
Divided; cleft. 2. (Botany)
Divided deeply; cleft. Split pease
, hulled pease split for making soup, etc.
-- Split pin (Machinery)
, a pin with one end split so that it may be spread open to secure it in its place.
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Split noun 1. (a) (Basketwork)
Any of the three or four strips into which osiers are commonly cleft for certain kinds of work; -- usually in plural (b) (Weaving)
Any of the dents of a reed. (c)
Any of the air currents in a mine formed by dividing a...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/169
Split adjective (Exchanges) (a)
Divided so as to be done or executed part at one time or price and part at another time or price; -- said of an order, sale, etc. (b)
Of quotations, given in sixteenth, quotations in eighths being regular; as, 10&frac3x16; is a split
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1. To divide lengthwise; to separate from end to end, especially. By force; to divide in the direction of the grain layers; to rive; to cleave; as, to split a piece of timber or a board; to split a gem; to split a sheepskin. 'Cold winter split the rocks in twain.' (Dryden) ... 2. To burst; to rupture; to rend; to tear asunder. 'A huge vessel of exc...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
(especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain; `we bought split logs for the fireplace`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=split
(tenpin bowling) a divided formation of pins left standing after the first bowl; `he was winning until he got a split in the tenth frame`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=split
a dessert of sliced fruit and ice cream covered with whipped cream and cherries and nutsFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=split
an old Croatian city on the Adriatic SeaFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=Split
a promised or claimed share of loot or money; `he demanded his split before they disbanded`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=split
a bottle containing half the usual amountFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=split
split up noun
an increase in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders` equity; `they announced a two-for-one split of the common stock`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=split
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