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splitverb [I/T]

 us   /splɪt/ (present participle splitting, past tense and past participle split)
to divide into two or more parts, esp. along a particular line: [T] I suggest we split the profits between us. [T] The teacher split the class into three groups. [I] His pants split when he jumped the fence. slang To split also means to leave a place: [I] The movie was boring, so I split.
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splitnoun [C]

 us   /splɪt/
a long, thin tear, or a division: There’s a split in this sheet. Peace talks are threatened by a split among rebel leaders.
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