presplit

adjective

pre·​split ˌprē-ˈsplit How to pronounce presplit (audio)
variants or pre-split
1
: of, relating to, or occurring in the time before a split
stocks purchased at presplit prices
2
: split in advance
presplit wood

Examples of presplit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An investor holding a quarter of a presplit share will end up with one share afterward. Michael Wursthorn, WSJ, 9 Mar. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1907, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Time Traveler
The first known use of presplit was in 1907

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“Presplit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/presplit. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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