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Definitions of splinter:
  • noun:   a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal
    Example: "He got a splinter in his finger"
  • verb:   break up into splinters or slivers
    Example: "The wood splintered"
  • verb:   divide into slivers or splinters
  • verb:   withdraw from an organization or communion
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #67622)

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