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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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Simple, reusable, and environmentally friendly, the ice bag has been used for decades for all sorts of alignments: fever, mending muscles after a taxing workout or heavy physical labor, or giving relief for that splitting headache.
I was left with a splitting headache and none of the things I said seemed to make sense.
My mild-mannered bro, suffering from a splitting headache, decided to turn it off for 20 minutes for some respite and the rest you can probably work out.
Maybe it's, "You bunch of idiots, don't you know I have a bloody well splitting headache from playing this stupid game?
Because she had a splitting headache, miss," came the reply.
There was a major recession, so the only drug that even the most debauched pill popper could afford was half an aspirin, for a splitting headache.
I come out from the theatre, drained, with a splitting headache from the baby's crying, and having heard half the dialogue, left with no interest in a perfectly good, gripping film.
Which might give them something like a splitting headache.
Women with raised blood pressure, severe sickness while pregnant, dizziness, a splitting headache, blurred vision or felt a slowing down of the baby's movements, should break their fast and consult a doctor.
He was stressed, nauseous and had a splitting headache at the time, he said.
Soon, thanks to her medical provider, her insurer and the insurer's intermediary, the ache in her tailbone morphed into a splitting headache and a sharp pain in the posterior as well.