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crevicenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkrev·ɪs/
a ​deepcrack or ​opening in a ​surface, esp. in ​rock: He ​slipped on the ​mountain and ​landed in a crevice.
(Definition of crevice from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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crevicenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkrev.ɪs/
a ​small, ​narrow crack or ​space, ​especially in the ​surface of ​rock a ​deepline in an ​old person's ​face, or a ​deepfold in someone's ​body: The ​harshlightrevealed every crevice and ​wrinkle in his ​face. Sweat ​poured out of every crevice of the ​fat man's ​body.
(Definition of crevice from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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