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1. One that splits: a splitter of wood.
2. A device that splits an electrical line into two lines.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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.
Splitter 13x10x10 or an analog in the amount of 7000 pcs.
If you split your wood next to a woodshed with electricity, or near your house, you can consider an electric log splitter.
LRC-Phase-II in April 2011 gave the front-end engineering and design (FEED) contract to Technip of France for the second splitter.
There are several piece-parts that are needed to produce a typical PLC splitter, such as 1-2 input optical fibers with an input fiber containment unit, a planar (splitter) chip, a fiber array containment unit, and several output optical fibers, as well as the housing/exterior package," said Stephen Montgomery, Director of the Fiber Optics Group at ElectroniCast Consultants.
The C20 Rock Splitter comes in four models: two vertical options ranging from 64 in.
The splitter stands almost 10 feet tall and weighs about 2,000 pounds.
When you're short on time or energy, or expect to split several cords, you may find that a powered splitter is an ultra-efficient luxury worth the investment.
The 50,000 barrels per day (bpd) splitter is slated to begin commissioning to test all systems leading to startup, the spokeswoman said.
The catch is that once the photon clears the beam splitter, the experimenter may place another beam splitter at a later point where the two paths intersect.
DataNumen File Splitter also makes it safer and more efficient to download large files from a local network or from an Internet site.