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1. One that splits: a splitter of wood.
2. A device that splits an electrical line into two lines.
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Noun1.splitter - a worker who splits fish and removes the backbone
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
2.splitter - a taxonomist who classifies organisms into many groups on the basis of relatively minor characteristics
systematist, taxonomer, taxonomist - a biologist who specializes in the classification of organisms into groups on the basis of their structure and origin and behavior
lumper - a taxonomist who classifies organisms into large groups on the basis of major characteristics
3.splitter - a laborer who splits logs to build split-rail fences
laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack - someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
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It was during this period, when the politicians went their saloon rounds, that I was getting bitter bits of education and having illusions punctured--I, who had pored and thrilled over "The Rail- Splitter," and "From Canal Boy to President.
I am a Jesuit, if you please to think so--a splitter of straws--a man of trifles and crochets and scruples--but you will humour me, I hope, in merciful consideration for my suspicious Italian character, and my uneasy Italian conscience.
These splitters feature a gasoline engine or electric motor to power a hydraulic pump, which in turns actuates a hydraulic piston.
This unit reduces the sulphur content of the diesel at both splitters.
com)-- ElectroniCast Consultants, a leading market and technology consultancy, today announced the report release of their 10-year market forecast of the global consumption of Planar Lightwave Circuit (PLC) splitters used in Fiber Optic Communication Networks.
Hydraulic splitters are typically rated by their maximal hydraulic force, measured in tons.
Kinder Morgan started up the first of two 50,000 bpd splitters in late March after delays in delivery of manufacturer parts and weather issues pushed startup from mid-2014.
Gefen has released three new Ultra HD Splitters for HDMI with the ability to send 4K video resolutions to multiple 4K displays at the same time.
Most hydraulic splitters use a power source such as an internal combustion engine or electric motor to pump hydraulic oil into a hydraulic cylinder (ram) at high pressures, causing the cylinder's piston to move.
Simplifying foreign structures would also likely prove to be the best defense against creating "inadvertent" splitters, or splitters that are borne independent of the taxpayer's planning objectives.
DEV America LP announced on Friday that it is now shipping its new Core Function Products (CFP) series Active L-band Splitters, the DEV 2161 and DEV 2162.