Words nearby cleavage
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Israeli politics, however, involves far more actors, cleavages and ethno-religious interests.What Israel’s Election Outcome Means—And Doesn’t Mean|Yousef Munayyer|January 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Barytes, which crystallizes in the orthorhombic system, has two sets of cleavages, viz.
Writhing aqueous lines falling gradually into the cleavages.Modern Painters, Volume IV (of V)|John Ruskin
All these cleavages and divisions in the population continue in their effects to this day.The Quaker Colonies|Sydney G. Fisher
They were cloven, it was true, but the cleavages were great ulcers and livid putrefactions.The House of Pride|Jack London
On the best developed of the three cleavages the lustre is pearly, on other surfaces it is of the ordinary vitreous type.
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Scientific definitions for cleavages
- 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.