- cleavage cavity,
- cleavage division,
- cleavage line,
- cleavage product,
- cleavage site
Origin of cleavage
Examples from the Web for cleavage
She wore a sea-green, V-necked frock with a modest hint of cleavage.
Try standing up to officialdom with that amount of cleavage brandished at you.Ukraine’s Pro-Putin Rebels Prepare for a Last Stand|David Patrikarakos|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Karley Sciortino leans forward, adjusting a microphone buried in her cleavage.Is This Dildo-Licking, Dominatrix-Loving Vogue Blogger the New Face of Feminism?|Lizzie Crocker|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The tangle of enormous fake diamonds resting on top of her cleavage sparkles at every flashbulb.And The Escort of The Year Is… Backstage at The Sex Oscars|Scott Bixby|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I used to say that all I had left in life was my integrity and my cleavage.The Week in Death: Clarissa Dickson Wright, One of ‘Two Fat Ladies’|The Telegraph|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From these observations it followed that the planes of cleavage ought not to be coincident with those of bedding.Charles Lyell and Modern Geology|Thomas George Bonney
Thus, both acids were discovered by Ritthausen and Kreusler179 in the cleavage of such proteids by boiling dilute acid.On Digestive Proteolysis|R. H. Chittenden
The cleavage between the two attitudes is too sharp for the comprehension of other nations.Out To Win|Coningsby Dawson
The cleavage of the yolk is partial in the case of Birds and Reptiles, in Mammals it is total.The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)|Ernst Haeckel
A different line of cleavage is indicated by the designation "religions of redemption."Introduction to the History of Religions|Crawford Howell Toy
The sense of "cleft between a woman's breasts in low-cut clothing" is first recorded 1946, defined in a "Time" magazine article [Aug. 5] as the "Johnston Office trade term for the shadowed depression dividing an actress' bosom into two distinct sections;" traditionally first used in this sense by U.S. publicist Joseph I. Breen (1888-1965), head of the Production Code Administration (replaced 1945 by Eric Johnston), enforcers of Hollywood self-censorship, in reference to Jane Russell's costumes and poses in "The Outlaw."
- The series of mitotic cell divisions by which a single fertilized egg cell becomes a many-celled blastula. Each division produces cells half the size of the parent cell.
- Any of the single cell divisions in such a series.