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cleft

noun [C]  us   /kleft/
an opening or crack, esp. in a rock or the ground

cleft

adjective  us   /kleft/
divided into two or more parts: He was strikingly handsome, with dark, wavy hair, a cleft chin (= with a deep vertical line), and penetrating blue eyes.
Translations of “cleft”
in Vietnamese khe…
in Spanish hendidura, grieta…
in Thai รอยแยก…
in Malaysian rekahan…
in French fissure…
in German die Spalte…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指岩石或地面的)裂口,裂縫…
in Indonesian celah…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指岩石或地面的)裂口,裂缝…
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