- splitting adz,
- splitting field,
Origin of splitter
Examples from the Web for splitters
These vessels operate mostly between Boston and Gloucester, and their catch goes principally to "the splitters."Fishing Grounds of the Gulf of Maine|Walter H. Rich
She shall have a taste of my splitters this very night; I've been making them o' purpose for her.The Wide, Wide World|Susan Warner
There were eight splitters and fencers, besides Charley Anvils, the blacksmith, and two bullock drivers.
Those who make many species are the "splitters," and those who make few are the "lumpers."The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)|Charles Darwin
First, the poles are sawed into certain lengths; then they are taken to the splitters, to be split.