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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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Since 1996, when there were 643 stock splits, totals have trended downward, reports Thomson Financial Securities Data.
Back in December, Cortex Pharmaceuticals, a company with a shallow coffer of capital, announced a one-for-five reverse stock split.
as advisors to review the fairness of the transaction, and received from them an opinion that the per share cash consideration to be paid in the proposed Reverse/Forward Stock Split transaction is fair, from a financial point of view, to the Company's shareholders that would be cashed out as a result of the Reverse/Forward Stock Split.
Stockholders who are to be cashed out as a result of the Reverse/Forward Stock Split will be notified by the Company's transfer agent, U.
The decision to proceed with the stockholder-approved stock split was prompted by these business considerations.
In connection with the reverse stock split, the Board of Directors of the Bank has determined to reduce the number of authorized shares of the Bank's common stock from 120,000 shares to 120 shares.
We are evaluating the listing requirements for each exchange and intend to apply for a national listing as soon as possible after the reverse stock split and reincorporation are completed.
Shareholders of record who hold stock certificates will receive a letter of transmittal requesting that they surrender their old stock certificates for new stock certificates reflecting the adjusted number of shares as a result of the reverse stock split.
No fractional shares will be issued in connection with the reverse stock split, and holders of fractional shares will receive cash in lieu of their fractional shares.
If Wave's stockholders do not approve the reverse stock split and the trading price of the Company's common stock does not increase to and remain greater than $1.
The Company's transfer agent will mail instructions to all shareholders of record as of the effective date of the reverse stock split, explaining the process for obtaining new post-split stock certificates.