a dried green pea, split and used especially for soup.
a pea dried and split and used in soups, pease pudding, or as a vegetable
- Split pelvis
split pelvis n. A pelvis in which the symphysis pubis is absent and the pelvic bones are separated, usually associated with exstrophy of the bladder.
noun 1. multiple personality. split personality noun 1. the tendency to change rapidly in mood or temperament 2. a nontechnical term for multiple personality split personality n. See multiple personality.
adjective, Electricity. 1. pertaining to or noting a current in one of two parallel circuits that have a single-phase current source but unequal impedances and that produce currents of different phase. 2. pertaining to or noting a motor or system utilizing a split-phase current.
- Split pin
noun 1. a metal pin made by bending double a wire, often of hemispherical section, so that it can be passed through a hole in a nut, shaft, etc, to secure another part by bending back the ends of the wire