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crevasse

noun [C] uk   /krəˈvæs/ us  
a very deep crack in the thick ice of a glacier (= moving mass of ice)
Translations of “crevasse”
in Spanish grieta de glaciar…
in French crevasse…
in German tiefer Spalt…
in Chinese (Traditional) (冰川的)裂縫,裂隙…
in Russian расселина…
in Turkish (buz) yarık, çatlak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (冰川的)裂缝,裂隙…
in Polish szczelina…
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