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split

verb
 
/splɪt/ ( present participle splitting, past tense and past participle split)
to share something by dividing it into smaller parts
~を分け合う, 分割する, 割り勘にする
The cost of the wedding will be split between the two families.
If something splits or if you split it, it tears so that there is a long, thin hole in it.
破れる(破る), 裂ける(引き裂く)
My trousers split when I sat down.
split your sides to laugh a lot at something
大笑いする, 笑い転げる, 抱腹絶倒する
We nearly split our sides laughing/with laughter watching Paul trying to get the dog into the bicycle basket.
(Definition of split verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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