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French translation of “split”

split

verb /split/ (present participle splitting, split)
to cut or ( cause to) break lengthwise
(se) fendre
to split firewood The skirt split all the way down the back seam .
to divide or ( cause to) disagree
diviser
The dispute split the workers into two opposing groups .
split-level adjective built , made etc on two levels
à palier
a split-level dining room / cooker .
split second a fraction of a second
fraction de seconde
She won the race by a split second.
splitting headache a very bad headache
mal de tête atroce
Turn down the radio – I’ve a splitting headache .
the splits the gymnastic exercise of sitting down on the floor with one leg straight forward and the other straight back
grand écart
Can you do the splits ?
(Definition of split from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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