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Synonyms for cleavage
ˈkli vɪdʒcleav·age

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. cleavagenoun

    intermammary sulcus

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. cleavagenoun

    the state of being split or cleft

    "there was a cleavage between the liberal and conservative members"


  2. cleavagenoun

    the breaking of a chemical bond in a molecule resulting in smaller molecules


  3. cleavage, segmentationnoun

    (embryology) the repeated division of a fertilised ovum

    division, sectionalization, segmentation, partitioning, sectionalisation, partition

  4. cleavagenoun

    the line formed by a groove between two parts (especially the separation between a woman's breasts)


  5. cleavagenoun

    the act of cleaving or splitting


PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "cleavage":

    divide, dissociation, rift, split, segmentation

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  1. Raivon Lee:

    Many times, you will see more 'cleavage' in the name of fashion than you ever would from a mom feeding her child.

  2. Hulya Gulbahar:

    In a majority of Turkey's female abuse cases, the perpetrators receive mitigations in their sentences due to court's detection of consent granted by the victim, in some cases, wearing a miniskirt or some cleavage got the woman's rapist mitigation in his punishment, while in some cases the consent was attached to her wearing red.

  3. Steven Quay:

    These gene jockeys have put in a furin site into a virus that didn't have one in the laboratory, eleven out of 11 times it makes it more effective, more transmissible, more lethal -- all the bad things you'd want. So if you want to juice up a virus and make it more infective or make it go from bats to humans, putting in a furin cleavage site is a great idea.

  4. David Asher:

    The most genetically unusual piece of the puzzle and the sequence is a 'furin cleavage site', which allows the virus to spread from bats to humans, and among humans in a highly pathogenic way.

Translations for cleavage

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  • انقسامArabic
  • разцепване, цепка, деление, разцепление, цепимостBulgarian
  • escotCatalan, Valencian
  • rozpolcení, štěpnost, výstřih, rýha mezi ňadry, štěpení, rozděleníCzech
  • kavalergang, kløftDanish
  • Teilung, Spaltung, Kluft, Dekolletee, Schieferung, Zellteilung, Spaltneigung, Dekolleté, FurchungGerman
  • σχίσιμοGreek
  • división, canalillo, exfoliaciónSpanish
  • چاک پستانPersian
  • [[solun]] [[jakautuminen]], [[rinta, dekolteeFinnish
  • clivage, division, décolletéFrench
  • विपाटनHindi
  • sejtosztódás, dekoltázs, hasadásHungarian
  • scissione, clivaggio, scollatura, décolleté, sfaldatura, segmentazione, incavoItalian
  • מַחשׂוֹףHebrew
  • 胸の谷間, 分割, 劈開, 切開, 亀裂, 開裂, 谷間, 卵割Japanese
  • раскол, деколте, делба, расцепMacedonian
  • splijten, décolleté, delingDutch
  • cleavageNorwegian
  • łupliwośćPolish
  • decotes, clivagem, decotePortuguese
  • clivajRomanian
  • деление, расщепление, [[между]] [[грудь, раскол, ложбинкаRussian
  • క్లీవేజ్Telugu
  • ความแตกแยกThai
  • розщепленняUkrainian
  • وپاٹنUrdu
  • sự phân chiaVietnamese

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