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English definition of “interstice”

interstice

noun [C usually plural]     /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 noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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