cleft
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cleft(
klehft
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (crevice)
a. la hendidura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Be sure to clean the cleft between the sole and the frog of your horse's hoof.Asegúrate de limpiar la hendidura entre la suela y la ranilla del casco de tu caballo.
b. la grieta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The cleft between the two large rocks is over 200 feet deep.La grieta entre las dos grandes rocas tiene más de 200 pies de profundidad.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (partially split)
a. partido
Katie has a cute cleft chin.Katie tiene una preciosa barbilla partida.
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cleft
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la grieta f, hendidura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. hendido(a)
to have a cleft palatetener fisura de paladar
to be caught in a cleft stickestar entre la espada y la pared
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cleft [kleft]
verb:past
verb:participle:past
adjective
cleft chin barbilla (f) partida
to be in a cleft stick estar entre la espada y la pared
noun
(in rock) grieta (f); hendidura (f); (in chin) partición (f);
modifier
cleft palate (n) (Med) fisura (f) del paladar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "cleft"
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cleft palate
el paladar hendido
cleft lip and palate
fisura labiopalantina
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