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split

noun aperture, bifurcation, bisection, breach, break, chasm, chink, cleavage, cleft, crack, crater, crevice, cut, detachment, dichotomy, difference, dilaceration, dimidiation, diremption, disagreement, disassociation, discerption, disconnection, disengagement, disjunction, dismemberment, disruption, dissection, dissension, disseverance, disunion, divarication, divergence, division, divorce, divulsion, faction, fissura, fissure, fork, fracture, furrow, gap, gash, gulf, hiatus, incision, interruption, partage, partition, perforation, quarrel, rent, rift, rima, rip, scission, scissura, scissure, sect, segmentation, segregation, separation, severance, slit, slot, subdivision, sunderance, variance
Associated concepts: split among the Circuit Courts, split in authority, split sentence, splitting a cause of action

split

verb abscind, allocate, allot, apportion, assign, bisect, break, break with, carve, chop, cleave, crack, cut, deal, detach, dichotomize, diffindere, disconnect, disjoin, dispense, dissect, dissever, distribute, disunite, divide, dole, fissure, fracture, give way, hack, halve, hew, incise, intersect, isolate, lance, mete, open, parcel out, part, part company, partition, rend, rift, rip, rive, rupture, scindere, section, segment, segregate, separate, sever, share, shiver, slash, slice, slit, snap, splinter, subdivide, sunder, tear, unbind, untie
Associated concepts: split a cause of action
See also: alienation, apportion, argument, bifurcate, break, controversy, cross, detach, dichotomize, dichotomy, disaccord, disagree, disagreement, disassociation, discord, discrepancy, disjoint, divide, division, divisive, estrangement, feud, force, isolate, mete, part, partial, rend, rift, schism, separate, separation, sever, sort, subdivide, variance
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The split-level nature of the house means that it's much more roomy than it first seems
Bardon Lodge is a modern, f ive-bedroom, split-level, family home in the Conwy valley
The garden is also split-level and we really love using it.
Tesco said it was searching for more split-level town centre sites to open stores with the full Extra range-though it insisted they would not be department stores, as newspapers recently reported.
Drivers on the A38 will feel the benefit with a clear run through a new split-level junction.
Before his father built a split-level Camelot for his live-in girlfriend Birdie.
Then, of course, queer-eye makeovers for all those darling little split-level ranches.
Lay of the land: This dogleg right plays slightly uphill from the tees, then downhill on the second shot to a mounded, split-level green.
The San Fernando Valley, the collection of middle- and upper-middle-class neighborhoods and industrial parks that sprawls along the arid flatlands behind the Hollywood sign, is notorious as an ur-suburb, the location of the Brady Bunch split-level manse and other faux sitcom residences.
Apart from the fact that it looks very different to most of its rivals, it has a huge, split-level boot.
The patents-pending approach of the company's new Split-Level Combining System can reduce an FM station's energy costs by as much as 25 percent over High-Level Combining, and enables stations to continue using existing FM analog transmitters that are already operating near peak capacity.
In any case, it might be good to rethink the split-level stage that often hides the dancers' feet from most of the audience.