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Synonyms for split

Synonyms for split

to separate into parts with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument

to undergo partial breaking

to separate or pull apart by force

to become or cause to become apart one from another

to break away or withdraw from membership in an association or a federation

to terminate a relationship or an association by or as if by leaving one another

the result of cutting

a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

Synonyms for split

extending the legs at right angles to the trunk (one in front and the other in back)

a bottle containing half the usual amount

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a promised or claimed share of loot or money

a lengthwise crack in wood

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

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an old Croatian city on the Adriatic Sea

a dessert of sliced fruit and ice cream covered with whipped cream and cherries and nuts

(tenpin bowling) a divided formation of pins left standing after the first bowl

an increase in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders' equity

the act of rending or ripping or splitting something


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division of a group into opposing factions


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separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument

come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure

having been divided

(especially of wood) cut or ripped longitudinally with the grain

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The inability to identify individual split gifts for purposes of electing out of the deemed-GST-exemption allocation was compounded when the deemed-allocation rules were extended to lifetime indirect-skip transfers.
While some academics call a stock split a non-event, Roger Perry, CEO of Rightline.
declared a five-for-four stock split in the fourth quarter last year, the stock dividend increased by just 25%.
When 805 is split, it will create the state's 24th area code, although the new 805 code will have a life span of a decade, while the new code to the east may last up to 17 years.
Written comment on the split can be submitted through Friday.
If a husband transfers property to a trust for the benefit of his wife and children (income and principal to be distributed within the trustee's discretion), he cannot split the gift with his wife because of her interest in the trust.
If a married couple consents to split its gifts with third parties during a calendar year, all of these gifts are treated as having been made one-half by each spouse.