fissure

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English[edit]

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Borrowing from Old French fissure, Latin fissura.

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fissure ‎(plural fissures)

  1. A crack or opening, as in a rock.
  2. (anatomy) A groove, deep furrow, elongated cleft, or tear; a sulcus.

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fissure ‎(third-person singular simple present fissures, present participle fissuring, simple past and past participle fissured)

  1. To split forming fissures.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, a borrowing from Latin fissura.

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Noun[edit]

fissure f ‎(plural fissures)

  1. fissure

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Verb[edit]

fissure

  1. first-person singular present indicative of fissurer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of fissurer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of fissurer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of fissurer
  5. second-person singular imperative of fissurer

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

fissūre

  1. vocative masculine singular of fissūrus

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Verb[edit]

fissure

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of fissurar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of fissurar
  3. first-person singular imperative of fissurar
  4. third-person singular imperative of fissurar