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Fissure Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
hEnglish - advanced version
\fis"sure\ (?), v. t. to cleave; to divide; to crack or fracture.
\fis"sure\ (?), n. [l. fissura, fr. findere, fissum, to cleave, split; akin to e. bite: cf. f. fissure.] a narrow opening, made by the parting of any substance; a cleft; as, the fissure of a rock.
fissure of rolando
fissure of sylvius
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A crack or crack-like depression
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Breg = n. a rupture, a fissure
Hollt = n. a slit, a cleft, a fissure
1. a long narrow depression in a surface
(synonym) crevice, cranny, crack, chap
(hypernym) depression, impression, imprint
2. a long narrow opening
(synonym) crack, cleft, crevice, scissure
(hypernym) opening, gap
3. (anatomy) a long narrow slit or groove that divides an organ into lobes
(hypernym) groove, vallecula
(classification) anatomy, general anatomy
1. break into fissures or fine cracks
(derivation) crack, cleft, crevice, scissure
Fissure Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Glossary of petroleum Industry
a crack or fracture in a subsurface formation.
Fissure Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Astronomy and Physics Terms by ExploreSpace.com
A narrow opening or crack of considerable length and depth.
CAVE AND KARST TERMINOLOGY
An open crack in rock or soil.
Fissure Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
In anatomy, a fissure (Latin fissura, plural fissurae) is a groove, natural division, deep furrow, elongated cleft, or tear in various parts of the body.
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Fissure Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
Environmental Engineering (English ver.)
A surface of a fracture or crack in a rock along which there is a distinct separation.
Fissure Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
american horse racing dictionary
Longitudinal crack through only one surface of a bone.
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Fissure Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
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