Related to Splent: spleen, splinter, spelt, Solent, stent, finger splint
n.1.See Splent.
2.See Splent coal, below.
Splent coal
an inferior kind of cannel coal from Scotch collieries; - called also splent, splint, and splint coal.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Farley was signed by the New York Yankees in 2007 and splent time in Single-A and Triple-A.
Cliff, meanwhile, had splent several years working for a mining supply firm in Saskatoon, laying the foundation for his involvement in the company.