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cleave
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Dune
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  • Paul stood up, emerging into moonlight above his concealing cleft, slipped the Fremen weapon back into his sash.
  • He scrambled out of the cleft, followed the swirling of her robe across a tumbled landscape.

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  • Paul turned his head upward as he walked, seeing the tapestry of this planet cut in cross section where the narrow cleft gaped toward gray-blue sky.
  • Stilgar turned away, led them down through the rocks, a twisting and turning path into a shadowed cleft that admitted them to the low entrance of a cave.

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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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