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cleave
used in The Lightning Thief

5 uses
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cleave through
Definition
to split something — especially with violent force

or:

to cut through something
  • There were cloven hooves.
    Chapter 3 (**% in)
cloven = split (or divided in two)
  • Dionysus and the Council of Cloven Elders must decide.
    Chapter 6 (12% in)
  • The Council of Cloven Elders said so.
    Chapter 16 (30% in)
  • As Apollo's cabin led the sing-along and passed out s'mores, I was surrounded by my old Hermes cabinmates, Annabeth's friends from Athena, and Grover's satyr buddies, who were admiring the brand-new searcher's license he'd received from the Council of Cloven Elders.
    Chapter 22 (4% in)

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  • He cleaved downward at my head, but I wasn't there.
    Chapter 20 (51% in)

There are no more uses of "cleave" in The Lightning Thief.

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