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Definition 1: resembling or consisting of or embedded with long slender fragments of (especially) wood having sharp points - [adjective denoting pert]

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  • a rough splintery floor of old pine boards

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Definition 2: subject to breaking into sharp slender pieces - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(splintery is similar to ...) capable of being broken or damaged

"earthenware pottery is breakable" "breakable articles should be packed carefully"

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