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English definition of “interstice”

interstice

noun [C usually plural] uk   /ɪnˈtɜː.stɪs/ us    /-ˈtɝː-/ formal
a space between things or events: The wall was old and crumbling with plants growing in the interstices between/in/of the bricks. a story told in snapshots, leaving the reader to fill in the intersticesHoles, hollows and dips
(Definition of interstice from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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