Fracture and Fissure


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Fracture noun – (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other.
Fissure is a synonym for fracture in help topic. In some cases you can use "Fissure" instead the word "Fracture" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like break, crack, nature, cleft. popular alternative
Nearby Words: fractured, fracturing
Synonyms for Fracture


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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

Fracture is a synonym for fissure in break topic. You can use "Fracture" instead the word "Fissure" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as help, crack, nature. popular alternative
Synonyms for Fissure

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