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split

(split),
1. To cleave or break.
2. Any condition involving cleavage or bifurcation.

split

(splĭt) [D. splitten, to divide]
1. A longitudinal fissure.
2. Characterized by a deep fissure.

split

divided.

split estrus
occurs in bitches, especially during the first heat. Early signs do not proceed and the bitch is not mated but comes on heat 6 weeks later but is likely to be infertile. Occurs sporadically also in most other species.
split fats
fats which have been split into fatty acids and glycerol by digestion. A preponderance of split fats over neutral fats in the feces suggests that the supply of lipase is adequate and that any steatorrhea that is present is probably due to malabsorption rather than maldigestion.
split genes
genes which contain coding segments (exons) interrupted by non-coding segments (introns); found in eukaryotes but not in prokaryotes.
split hand deformity
split tongue
may be congenital or the result of injury to the tongue.
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As a result, the deemed-allocation rules (which automatically allocate a transferor's GST exemption to direct skips and lifetime indirect-skip transfers) apply to split gift transfers as well.
Our position is that if someone thinks the IRS closed the door on split dollar, shared ownership will open the window," she added.
The company hit an earnings bump and McNamee admits Hooper Holmes shareholders are not getting the full return on the split.
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Back in December, Cortex Pharmaceuticals, a company with a shallow coffer of capital, announced a one-for-five reverse stock split.
At first glance, split dollar might not seem like such a good deal for an employer.
At the earliest, the plan could be approved by the PUC in late October, with the actual area code split set to take place Feb.
Eastern Standard Time) on December 13, 2006, the effective time of the Reverse Stock Split did not participate in the Forward Stock Split and have the right to receive cash at a price of $2.
In meetings from San Luis Obispo to Lancaster, an east-west split of the 805 area code received far more support than an option that would have left Santa Clarita linked to Ventura County and Antelope Valley connected with Santa Barbara.