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Positive
split

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. (algebra, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Having the middle group equal to the direct product of the others.

Noun

Singular
split

Plural
{{{1}}}

split ({{{1}}})
  1. (gymnastics, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The acrobatic feat of spreading the legs flat on the floor 180 degrees apart, either sideways to the body or with one leg in front and one behind.
  2. (baseball, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A split-finger fastball.
    He’s got a nasty split.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A result of a first throw that leaves two or more pins standing with one or more pins between them knocked down.
  4. A dessert or confection resembling a banana split.
  5. A unit of measure used for champagne or other spirits: 18.75 centiliter or 1/4 quarter of a standard .75 liter bottle. Commercially comparable to 1/20th (US) gallon, which is 1/2 of a fifth.
  6. A bottle of wine containing 0.375 liters, 1/2 the volume of a standard .75 liter bottle; a demi.

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to split

Third person singular
splits

Simple past
split

Past participle
-

Present participle
splitting

to split (third-person singular simple present splits, present participle splitting, simple past and past participle split)
  1. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Of something solid, to divide fully or partly along a more or less straight line.
    He has split his lip.
  2. (transitive) To share; to divide.
    We split the money among three people
  3. (slang) To leave.
    Let's split this scene and see if we can find a real party.
  4. to separate or break up.
    Did you hear Dick and Jane split? They'll probably get a divorce.

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Swedish

Noun

Inflection for split Singular Plural
{{{gender}}} Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative split spliten spliter spliterna
Genitive splits splitens spliters spliternas

split

  1. discord
  2. dissension
  3. split
  4. strife

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