Nouns (6)

scissure, fissure, crevice, cleft, crack
n. a long narrow opening
cleft
n. a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin)

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Adjectives (5)

dissected, cleft
adj. having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib
cleft, rent, split
adj. being divided or separated; "split between love and hate"

Fuzzynyms (6)

cleavage
n. the act of cleaving or splitting
chap, fissure, crack, cranny, crevice
n. a long narrow depression in a surface

Synonyms (77)

bilobed, bilobated, bilobate
adj. having two lobes; "a bilobate leaf"
binate
adj. growing in two parts or in pairs; "binate leaves"
bipinnate
adj. of a leaf shape; having doubly pinnate leaflets (as ferns)
conjugate
adj. (of a pinnate leaflet) having only one pair of leaflets
decompound
adj. of a compound leaf; consisting of divisions that are themselves compound
paripinnate, abruptly-pinnate, even-pinnate
adj. (of a leaf shape) pinnate with a pair of leaflets at the apex
incised
adj. sharply and deeply indented
lobate, lobed
adj. having deeply indented margins but with lobes not entirely separate from each other
imparipinnate, odd-pinnate
adj. (a leaf shape) pinnate with a single leaflet at the apex
palmate
adj. (of the feet of water birds) having three toes connected by a thin fold of skin
palmatifid
adj. of a leaf shape; palmately cleft rather than lobed
parted
adj. having a margin incised almost to the base so as to create distinct divisions or lobes
pedate
adj. of a leaf shape; having radiating lobes, each deeply cleft or divided
pinnated, pinnate
adj. (of a leaf shape) featherlike; having leaflets on each side of a common axis
pinnatifid
adj. (of a leaf shape) cleft nearly to the midrib in broad divisions not separated into distinct leaflets
pinnatisect
adj. (of a leaf shape) cleft nearly to the midrib in narrow divisions not separated into distinct leaflets
quinquefoliate
adj. (of a leaf shape) having five leaflets
ternate
adj. (of a leaf shape) consisting of three leaflets or sections
trifoliated, trifoliolate, trifoliate
adj. (of a leaf shape) having three leaflets
three-lobed, trilobed, trilobated, trilobate
adj. (of a leaf shape) divided into three lobes
two-chambered, bicameral
adj. consisting of two chambers; "the bicameral heart of a fish"
bifid
adj. divided into two lobes; "a bifid petal"
prongy, forficate, fork-like, branched, biramous, pronged, forked, bifurcate
adj. resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches; "the biramous appendages of an arthropod"; "long branched hairs on its legson which pollen collects"; "a forked river"; "a forked tail"; "forked lightning"; "horseradish grown in poor soil may develop prongy roots"
bifurcated
adj. divided into or made up of two parts; "socially bifurcated populations"
biloculate, bilocular
adj. divided into or containing two cells or chambers; "having a bilocular capsule"
bipartite, dissected, parted
adj. used esp. of leaves
chambered
adj. having compartmental chambers; "a spiral chambered seashell"
bisulcate, cloven
adj. (used of hooves) split, divided; "bisulcate hoof"
compartmentalised, compartmental, compartmentalized
adj. divided up into compartments or categories; "most sciences have become woefully compartmentalized"
dichotomous
adj. divided or dividing into two sharply distinguished parts or classifications
disjointed
adj. taken apart at the joints; "a disjointed fowl"
disjunct
adj. having deep constrictions separating head, thorax, and abdomen, as in insects
split, fragmented, disunited, disconnected
adj. having been divided; having the unity destroyed; "Congress...gave the impression of...a confusing sum of disconnected local forces"-Samuel Lubell; "a league of disunited nations"- E.B.White; "a fragmented coalition"; "a split group"
episodic
adj. of writing or narration; divided into or composed of episodes; "the book is episodic and the incidents don't always hang together"
segmental
adj. divided or organized into speech segments or isolable speech sounds
mullioned
adj. of windows; divided by vertical bars or piers usually of stone; "mullioned windows"
partitioned off, partitioned
adj. divided by partitions
tined, pronged
adj. having prongs or tines; usually used in combination; "a three-tined fork"
sectioned, sectional
adj. consisting of or divided into sections; "a sectional sofa"; "sectioned plates"
separated, separate
adj. not living together as man and wife; "decided to live apart"; "maintaining separate households"; "they are separated"
in disagreement, split
adj. "opinions are divided"
subdivided
adj. divided again after a first division, e.g. of a tract of land, divided into lots
torn
adj. disrupted by the pull of contrary forces; "torn between love and hate"; "torn by conflicting loyalties"; "torn by religious dissensions"

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