Crevice

Definition of Crevice

Crev´ice   Pronunciation: kr?v´?s
n.1.A narrow opening resulting from a split or crack or the separation of a junction; a cleft; a fissure; a rent.
The mouse,
Behind the moldering wainscot, shrieked,
Or from the crevice peered about.
- Tennyson.
v. t.1.To crack; to flaw.

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