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fissure
used in The Mark of Athena

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Definition
a long, narrow crack; or its creation — especially in the ground or in rock

or:

a crack in the unity of a group; or its creation
  • The stone floor was webbed with fissures like a sheet of ice.
    p. 432.6
  • A fissure ran across the length of the ceiling and the far end of the cavern collapsed, burying the altar and the pater.
    p. 419.4

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