to longitudinally separate wood along grain layers.Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary096.htm
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
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.
-...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/169
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 https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
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 https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
• (n.) Any of the air currents in a mine formed by dividing a larger current. • (n.) A small bottle (containing about half a pint) of some drink; -- so called as containing half the quantity of the customary smaller commercial size of bottle; also, a drink of half the usual quantity; a half glass. • (n.) The feat of going down to the...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/split/
(from the article `bowling`) ...If pins are left standing after the first delivery, the fallen or `dead` wood is removed and a second delivery permitted. If all remaining pins ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/143
Sometimes companies split their outstanding shares into more shares. If a company with 1 million shares executes 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 share price of...Found on http://www.duke.edu/~charvey/Classes/wpg/bfgloss.htm
A gap between two horses, usually towards the finish of a race, through which a fast finishing runner may race for the winning post.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21679
A split in phylogenetics is a bipartition of a set of taxa, and the smallest unit of information in unrooted phylogenetic trees: each edge of an unrooted phylogenetic tree represents one split, and the tree can be efficiently reconstructed from its set of splits. Moreover, when given several trees, the splits occurring in mo...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Split_(phylogenetics)
Any division or branch of the ventilating current. Also, the workings ventilated by one branch. Also, to divide a pillar by driving one or more roads through it.Found on http://www.coaleducation.org/glossary.htm
(F delitement, clivage, R crapatura, clivaj) Break in a material, approximately parallel with the natural grain or cleavage of the materialFound on http://www.angelfire.com/biz/BuildingPathology/BldngPathGlsry.html
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