split end


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split end

n.
1. Football A pass receiver who lines up apart from the rest of the formation.
2. The end of a hair that has split into strands.

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n.
1. an offensive end in football who lines up some distance outside the formation.
2. the end of a hair that has split into strands.
[1950–55, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.split end - (football) an offensive end who lines up at a distance from the other linemen
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
end - (football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage; "the end managed to hold onto the pass"
References in classic literature ?
And as the split ends were all broken off, Levin clutched the thick ends in his finger, broke the stick in two, and carefully caught the end as it fell.
Every girl experiences split end troubles which make hair look rough and out of style.
'Serums and oils can temporarily "seal" split ends so that your hair looks, feels and behaves as though the split ends aren't there, and also help prevent the hair fibre breaking prematurely.' (Notebook likes Strong Sexy Hair Seal The Deal Split End Mender Lotion, PS15.95.) It's also a myth that split ends need cutting off instantly to stop them whooshing up the hair shaft.
"Serums and oils can temporarily 'seal' split ends so that your hair looks, feels and behaves as though the split ends aren't there, and also help prevent the hair fibre breaking prematurely." (Notebook likesStrong Sexy Hair Seal The Deal Split End Mender Lotion, [pounds sterling]15.95.)
eSalon At Full Strength Repair Conditioner, PS11, eSalon Joining Forces Split End Sealer, PS9, (www.esalon.co.uk).
* As global hair care products claiming split end repair, mending or fixing continue to launch in the marketplace, Croda has new data proven to seal split ends and provide long-lasting, consumer-perceivable repair with its miracle cuticle smoothing ingredient, Crodabond CSA.
The Monoi Repairing Split End Sealer treatment comes in an easy-to-use package that offers smooth and precise dispensing, and is visually appealing thanks to its chocolate brown actuator, transparent barrel and gold label.
Otherwise, Oregon State seems set at split end, usually the featured position in the passing game of the Beavers.
Alignment: Line splits are two feet; split ends go to the top of the numbers; halfbacks split the distance between the tackle and split end; fullback sets behind the right tackle five yards behind the LOS; punter is ten yards deep.
Apply Damage Remedy Split End Repair to the ends of completely dry hair to instantly draw and bind separated ends back together.
Why is it that the likes of Kate Middleton have amazing long shiny hair and never a split end in sight?
As the Beavers looked for positive signs Friday during their initial scrimmage of spring drills, Wheaton's play as he contends for the split end position, a featured part of the OSU offense, definitely stood out.