There are 2 main translations of cleft in Spanish

: cleft1cleft2

cleft1

Pronunciation: /klɛft//klɛft/


adjective

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    (chin) partido
    • It felt as if they took most of the night to reach the little green stream in the cleft of the valley, but Bligh knew it was no more than twenty minutes.
    • He also noticed, growing out of a cleft in a rock in front of him, a strawberry plant with one ripe berry.
    • Rhinopomatids live in treeless arid regions and roost in caves, rock clefts, wells, houses, and pyramids.
    • It is said that this water came from the cleft in the cliffs at Kovalam.
    • You plunge into a winding cleft whose strata swirl across cliffs like a serrated knife through butter.
    • One photogenic house turned out to be set in a cleft of hills so steep that it felt half-buried; several others had been sold months before.
    • In others the coast is worn and cut by deep clefts.
    • Suddenly we were standing three hundred feet up, in a cleft in the vertical valley wall, looking out onto the Upper Grose Valley.
    • A thin cleft in the rock split the ridge like a wound.
    • There is an early legend that swallows and swifts hibernated in caves or clefts in the rocks.
    • Somewhat protected from the ravaging winds of the bay is the area known as Carmel Valley, a cleft in the hills that still gets its share of marine coolness.
    • Several large, speckled stingrays ducked out of the current in small clefts in the channel wall.
    • The kraal had been ripped asunder, and the ground within the rock cleft and by the cave entrance was littered with dead sheep.
    • These roadless hills have always been a refuge for rogues and reivers, a lawless area in times past where cattle-rustlers would hide their stolen beasts in secret clefts and hollows.
    • Its northern opening was located in a small cleft in the hillside at the bottom of an arroyo within eyeshot of the Texas border.
    • We ate lunch above the east fork of Coal Wash before dropping into the deep gorge via a tricky cleft in the cliff.
    • The plates are separated below by an angular cleft, the pterygoid fissure, the margins of which are rough and articulate with the pyramidal process of the palatine.
    • As I stop, crouching behind a tree to conceal myself, my foot dislodges some loose soil to reveal a deep, narrow cleft between two rocks.
    • Where the sky would be is a uniform grayish blank, which defines both the far horizon (the ridge line) and the uppermost cleft of the rock with one long, graceful curve.
    • The gypsy chief led the way through a stand of trees to a cleft in the mountain, a clearing of flat gray rock overlooking a deep forested valley.

There are 2 main translations of cleft in Spanish

: cleft1cleft2

cleft2

hendidura, n.

Pronunciation: /klɛft//klɛft/

noun

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    hendidura feminine
    grieta feminine