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Definition 1: a slat of wood in the middle of the back of a straight chair - [noun denoting artifact]

(splat is a kind of ...) a thin strip (wood or metal)

(... is part of splat) a straight-backed chair without arms

Definition 2: a single splash - [noun denoting event]

Samples where splat or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he heard a splat as it hit the floor

(splat is a kind of ...) the sound like water splashing

Definition 3: split open and flatten for cooking - [verb of change]

Samples where splat or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • splat fish over an open fire

(splat is a kind of ...) make flat or flatter

"flatten a road" "flatten your stomach with these exercises"

(splat belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

Definition 4: flatten on impact - [verb of change]

Samples where splat or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The snowballs splatted on the trees

(splat is a kind of ...) become flat or flatter

"The landscape flattened"

Definition 5: give off the sound of a bullet flattening on impact - [verb of perception]

(splat is a kind of ...) make a certain noise or sound

"She went `Mmmmm'" "The gun went `bang'"

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