Word:

Cleft

Pronunciation: klĕft
imp. & p. 1.imp. & p. p. from Cleave.
a.1.Divided; split; partly divided or split.
2.(Bot.) Incised nearly to the midrib; as, a cleft leaf.
n.1.A space or opening made by splitting; a crack; a crevice; as, the cleft of a rock.
2.A piece made by splitting; as, a cleft of wood.
3.(Far.) A disease in horses; a crack on the band of the pastern.
Branchial clefts
See under Branchial.
Noun1.cleft - a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin)
2.cleft - a long narrow opening
Adj.1.cleft - used of hooves
Synonyms: bisulcate, cloven
2.cleft - having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib
Synonyms: dissected
abysm, abyss, alienation, aperture, arroyo, bifurcated, bisected, blaze, box canyon, branched, branching, breach, breach of friendship, break, breakage, broaching, burst, canyon, cavity, chap, chasm, check, chimney, chink, chinky, chip, clearing, cleavage, cleuch, clough, clove, cloven, col, coulee, couloir, crack, cracked, cranny, crena, crevasse, crevice, cut, cwm, defile, dehiscent, dell, depression, dichotomous, dike, dimidiate, disaffection, disclosure, disfavor, disruption, disunion, disunity, ditch, divergence, divided, dividedness, division, donga, draw, estrangement, excavation, falling-out, fault, fenestra, fissure, fissured, fissury, fistula, flaw, flume, fontanel, foramen, forked, forking, fracture, furrow, gap, gape, gaping, gappy, gash, gat, gorge, groove, gulch, gulf, gully, hack, halved, hiatus, hole, hollow, in pieces, in shreds, incision, indentation, inlet, interval, jag, jog, joggle, joint, kerf, kloof, lacerate, lacerated, lacuna, laying open, leak, mangled, moat, mutilated, nick, nock, notch, nullah, open rupture, opening, opening up, orifice, outlet, pass, passage, passageway, pore, quartered, ragged, ramified, ravine, recall of ambassadors, rent, rift, rime, rimose, rimulose, rip, riven, rupture, scale, schism, scissure, score, scotch, seam, separation, severed, shredded, slash, slice, slit, slot, space, splinter, splintered, split, stoma, tattered, tear, throwing open, torn, trench, uncorking, unstopping, valley, void, wadi, yawn
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cleft foot
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