(Medicine) A break in the skin, usually where it joins a mucous membrane, producing a cracklike sore or ulcer.
A split or indentation between two parts, as of the chin.
A long, narrow opening or crack
A moment; an instant:
(Sports) The small pit lined with a cup into which a golf ball must be hit.
(Mil.) A major tactical or administrative unit that can act independently and is under one command
Any single division in this series
A small, narrow opening; crack, as in a wall
The definition of a crevasse is a deep crack or split.
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 amount leaked:
A small corner, alcove, or recess, especially one in a large room.
An act or instance of making or becoming open.
An opening made by rending; a rip.
(Construction) A joint formed by mating two separate sections of materials.
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A chapped place in the skin
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