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Meaning of SPLIT UP

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  1. [n]  an increase in the number of outstanding shares of a corporation without changing the shareholders' equity; "they announced a two-for-one split of the common stock"
  2. [v]  become separated into pieces or fragments; "The figurine broke"; "The freshly baked loaf fell apart"
  3. [v]  separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
  4. [v]  discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question"; "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"; "My friend and I split up"
  5. [v]  get a divorce; formally terminate a marriage; "The couple divorced after only 6 months"
 Synonyms: break, break, break up, carve up, come apart, dissever, divide, fall apart, part, separate, separate, split, split, stock split
 Antonyms: unify, unite
 See Also: Balkanise, Balkanize, break apart, break away, break down, break open, break up, break with, burst, bust, canton, change integrity, change integrity, conjoin, crack, crush, decompose, disassociate, disjoint, dissociate, disunify, disunite, divorce, espouse, format, fragment, fragmentise, fragmentize, get hitched with, get married, hook up with, increase, initialise, initialize, ladder, lot, marry, paragraph, parcel, puncture, run, secede, sectionalise, sectionalize, sliver, snap, splinter, split, split up, step-up, subdivide, triangulate, unitise, unitize, wed