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cleft

noun [C] uk   /kleft/ us  
an opening or crack, especially in a rock or the ground: Eagles often nest in a cleft in the rocks.
Translations of “cleft”
in Spanish hendidura, grieta…
in French fissure…
in German die Spalte…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指岩石或地面的)裂口,裂縫…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指岩石或地面的)裂口,裂缝…
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