splitter

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noun split·ter \ˈspli-tər\

Definition of splitter

  1. 1 :  one that splits

  2. 2 :  one who classifies organisms into numerous named groups based on relatively minor variations or characters — compare lumper

  3. 3 :  split-fingered fastball

Examples of splitter in a sentence

  1. a three-way phone line splitter

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First Known Use of splitter

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SPLITTER Defined for English Language Learners

splitter

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noun split·ter \ˈspli-tər\

Definition of splitter for English Language Learners

  • : a device that divides or splits something (such as wood or electronic signals)


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