fissure

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Synonyms for fissure

Synonyms for fissure

a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

to undergo partial breaking

Synonyms for fissure

a long narrow depression in a surface

(anatomy) a long narrow slit or groove that divides an organ into lobes

break into fissures or fine cracks

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She has been diagnosed with two rare disorders: blepharophimosis, ptosis and epicanthus inversus syndrome (abnormal development of the eyelid structures), and type 1 absorptive hypercalciuria (a chemical imbalance which leads to kidney stones).