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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of dividing or opening; the formation of a fissure.
  • n. The condition of having fissures.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of dividing or opening; the state of being fissured.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of fissuring, or the state of being fissured.
  • n. In biology, same as fission, 2.

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