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cleave
used in David Copperfield

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  • The bases of the mountains forming the gorge in which the little village lay, were richly green; and high above this gentler vegetation, grew forests of dark fir, cleaving the wintry snow-drift, wedge-like, and stemming the avalanche.
    Chapters 58-60 (7% in)

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