Part of speech:
Divided or separated along the length or grain
Being or kept apart; separated.
The definition of torn is ripped or shredded.
(Graph theory) (of graph)
Cleft or cloven, as a hoof.
The definition of cloven is something that is split, separated or cut into two or more pieces.
Broken so that fissures appear on the surface:
Characterized by dichotomy.
Having distinct indentations or notches reaching to the base or midrib, as in certain compound leaves
The opening, or the diameter of the opening, in a camera, telescope, etc. through which light passes into the lens
A sudden interruption of continuity; a gap.
A cleaving, splitting, or dividing
The definition of crack is a sudden, sharp breaking sound or a break in something.
A small, narrow opening; crack, as in a wall
A break in the levee of a river, dike, etc.
The definition of crotch is the part of the body between the legs where the legs join the torso, or the place on a pair of pants where the leg panels meet, or the angle formed when two parts join together.
A ridge that divides two drainage areas; watershed
The act, process, or operation of finding out how many times one number or quantity is contained in another.
The definition of a fissure is an opening in the Earth, or a disagreement or split on an issue.
A continuous movement or circulation:
A break or rupture in bone tissue. &diamf3; A comminuted fracture results in more than two fragments. &diamf3; Although most fractures are caused by a direct blow or sudden, twisting force, stress fractures result from repetitive physical activity. &diamf3; In an incomplete fracture , the fracture line does not completely traverse the bone.
(Baseball) The regions between the outfielders.
A deep, narrow valley with steep rocky sides, often with a stream flowing through it. Gorges are smaller and narrower than canyons and are often a part of a canyon.
The act or result of incising; cut; gash
The blank space between a margin and the beginning of an indented line.
A small opening or space between objects, especially adjacent objects or objects set closely together, as between cords in a rope or components of a multiconductor electrical cable or between atoms in a crystal.
An act or instance of making or becoming open.
A place of division or separation; dividing point or line
Recess means a break time.
(Construction) A joint formed by mating two separate sections of materials.
The definition of a trough is a long and narrow container.
(Intransitive) To be consistent or coherent; to be in accordance; to agree.
The definition of separate is to pull apart, disconnect or divide.
Joined as to time; concurrent
Combined; joined; made one
The final step in the purchase of real property or of an interest in real property when a deed or another instrument of title is conveyed to the buyer, the purchase price or a portion thereof is paid, and collateral matters, such as the exchange or transfer of any assignments, insurance policies, leases, and mortgages, are finalized.
The definition of closure is the act of closing something, or an end or resolution of something.
A substance that is solid, not a liquid or gas
(Geol.) Cut by erosion into valleys and hills
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To stick or hold together in a mass that resists separation.
To stick fast; stay attached
The definition of cling means to hold on or be attached to someone or something.
To divide into pieces by cutting; slice:
To share or parcel out.
To cut; to sever; to divide.
To separate into parts or shares
To come apart or break under the action of shearing stress
To cut off (a part) from a whole:
To cut, tear apart, or tear away roughly or energetically.
To continue to be in the same place; stay or stay behind:
To join together with or as with a link or links
To place on a hack for drying
To remove part of something, such as a text or film.
Chop means to cut with one stroke of an ax or several quick strokes with a knife.
To scatter or disperse; part:
To strike or cut; cleave.
To divide into parts
To connect or fasten with or as with a bond; bind
(Often with off or out) To remove by tearing.
To blend; merge; unite
The definition of assemble is to come together in a given place.
To establish a rapport or relationship; relate:
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