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cleft

noun [C] uk   us   /kleft/
an opening or crack, especially in a rock or the ground: Eagles often nest in a cleft in the rocks.
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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