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interstice
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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Definition
a small space between two things (such as atoms or organs of the body)
  • But he gave out his own thoughts, likewise, with an airy and fanciful glow; so that they glistened, as it were, through the arbor, and made their escape among the interstices of the foliage.
    Chapter 10 — The Pyncheon Garden (95% in)

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