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  Words related to fissure

Related / Similar Words: crack, cleft, crevice, scissure, cranny, chap

 

Definition:
  • (anatomy) a long narrow slit or groove that divides an organ into lobes;
  • a long narrow opening;
  • a long narrow depression in a surface;
  • break into fissures or fine cracks;

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    Hyponyms: sulcus, hilus, hilum, chap, chink, crevasse, fatigue crack, fault, geological fault, shift, fracture, break, rift, slit, split, vent, volcano, volcanic crater, crater

     

    Derivational Morphology: crack, cleft, crevice, scissure, cranny, chap

     

     
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