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Definition of split

What is the definition of "split"?
  • splitverb-transitive
  • 1. To divide from end to end or along the grain by or as if by a sharp blow. See Synonyms at tear1.
    2. To break, burst, or rip apart with force; rend. See Synonyms at break.
    3. To affect with force in a way that suggests tearing apart: A lightning bolt split the night sky.
    4. To separate (people or groups, for example); disunite.
    5. To divide and share: split a dessert.


Use "split" in a sentence
  • "(Toggle Plain Text) $my @t = split (/\s+/); #split sentences into "words""

    "$my @t = split (/\s+/); #split sentences into "words""

    ""Then, if I _split_ it, what else _could_ it be but a split infinitive,"

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