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cleave
Used In
The Hound of the Baskervilles
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unspecified meaning
  • Out by the Cleft Tor, I think.
  • But down beneath me in a cleft of the hills there was a circle of the old stone huts, and in the middle of them there was one which retained sufficient roof to act as a screen against the weather.

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as in: cleave through Define
to split something -- especially with violent force or: to cut through something
as in: cleave to Define
to hold firmly to something -- such as an object, a person or idea
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