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split·ting

 (splĭt′ĭng)
adj.
Very severe: a splitting headache.

splitting

(ˈsplɪtɪŋ)
adj
1. (Pathology) (of a headache) intolerably painful; acute
2. (Pathology) (of the head) assailed by an overpowering unbearable pain
n
(Psychoanalysis) psychoanal the Freudian defence mechanism in which an object or idea (or, alternatively, the ego) is separated into two or more parts in order to remove its threatening meaning
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.splitting - resembling a sound of violent tearing as of something ripped apart or lightning splitting a tree; "the tree split with a great ripping sound"; "heard a rending roar as the crowd surged forward"
cacophonic, cacophonous - having an unpleasant sound; "as cacophonous as a henyard"- John McCarten
Translations

splitting

[ˈsplɪtɪŋ]
A. ADJ [headache] → terrible
B. N splitting of the atomdesintegración f del átomo

splitting

[ˈsplɪtɪŋ] adj
a splitting headache → un mal de tête atroce

splitting

nZerteilung f; (of wood)Spalten nt; the splitting of the atomdie Kernspaltung
adj headacherasend, heftig; there was a splitting sound (of wood)es klang, als ob etwas zerbräche; (of cloth)es klang, als ob etwas zerrisse

splitting

[ˈsplɪtɪŋ] adj a splitting headacheun terribile mal di testa

split·ting

n. fragmentación; desdoblamiento.

splitting

n (psych) división f
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