Fissure noun - An irregular usually narrow break in a surface created by pressure.
Usage example: lava flows up through a fissure in the earth's crust
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Synonyms for Fissure
Split noun - An irregular usually narrow break in a surface created by pressure.
Usage example: an earthquake left a split in the ground
Fissure is a synonym for split in crack topic. You can use "Fissure" instead the word "Split" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as help, thing, nature, assemble. popular alternative
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- Atopic dermatitis sufferers can find touch very painful, their skin can fissure or split from a fairly light touch.
Source: Hates Being Touched
- Ironically, even as the Barrens have been split in two by a molten fissure and the Badlands scarred by dragonfire, the Western Plaguelands have made a nearly full recovery from the plague of undeath.
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- In Brandon Sanderson's Elantris, a big earthquake caused a giant fissure to split the country in half.
Source: Earthquakes Cause Fissures
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