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crevasse

cre·vasse

crevasse

 
pronunciation:
kr vaes
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a deep cleft or crack, esp. in a glacier or in the earth's surface.
similar words:
chasm
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: crevassed, crevasses, crevassing
definition: to make a cleft or crack in; fissure.