1. split second a very short time
  2. subsequent following in time or order
  3. split end (football) an offensive end who lines up at a distance from the other linemen
  4. light second the distance light travels in a vacuum in one second
  5. sweep-second a second hand that is mounted on the same center as the hour and minute hand and is read on the minutes
  6. cycles/second the unit of frequency
  7. split ticket a ballot cast by a voter who votes for candidates from more than one party
  8. picosecond one trillionth of a second; one thousandth of a nanosecond
  9. millisecond one thousandth (10^-3) of a second
  10. femtosecond one quadrillionth of a second
  11. watt second a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second
  12. attosecond one quintillionth of a second
  13. split decision a boxing decision in which the judges are not unanimous
  14. sublieutenant an officer ranking next below a lieutenant
  15. abscond run away, often taking something or somebody along
  16. supplicant someone who prays to God
  17. twenty-second coming next after the twenty-first in position
  18. thirty-second one part in thirty-two equal parts
  19. splattered covered with bright patches (often used in combination)
  20. splattering the act of splashing a (liquid) substance on a surface

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