a pressrun, as that of a newspaper or magazine, which is interrupted after the running of a specified number of copies to permit the substitution of type or of a cut, as in a keyed advertisement: a device for testing the relative effectiveness of different versions of an advertisement.
(Canadian) a divided print run of a periodical in which a number of copies contain advertisements not included in the rest, esp a Canadian edition of a US magazine which contains Canadian advertisements but no Canadian editorial content
verb (used with object), split, splitting. 1. to divide or separate from end to end or into layers: to split a log in two. 2. to separate by cutting, chopping, etc., usually lengthwise: to split a piece from a block. 3. to tear or break apart; rend or burst: The wind split the sail. 4. […]
noun 1. Also called composite shot. Movies, Television. a type of process photography in which two or more shots are juxtaposed and projected simultaneously on the screen. 2. Computers. a mode of operation that uses windows to enable simultaneous viewing of two or more displays on the same screen.
- Split-screen technique
noun 1. a cinematic device by which two or more complete images are projected simultaneously onto separate parts of the screen Also called split screen
noun 1. a fraction of a second. 2. an infinitesimal amount of time; instant; twinkling. split second noun 1. an extremely small period of time; instant adjective (prenominal) 2. made or arrived at in an infinitely short time: a split-second decision 3. depending upon minute precision: split-second timing split second An instant, a fraction of […]