cleavage

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Synonyms for cleavage

a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

Synonyms for cleavage

the state of being split or cleft

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

(embryology) the repeated division of a fertilised ovum

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

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the act of cleaving or splitting

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There are lots of lotions and potions that claim to get rid of crinkly cleavage, so here's where you should start.
First, exfoliate the cleavage with a gentle facial scrub (some body scrubs are too harsh for the delicate decollete).
Early cleavages are best preserved in the mudstone that is exposed in a large section along Weldon Creek near Isaiah Corner (Albert County).
The mudstones are very fissile, breaking into a steeply plunging 'pencil' structure that is formed by the intersection of two steeply dipping cleavages (Fig.
In this endeavor, we should not neglect the importance of crosscutting cleavages in the study of the effects of religion.
Although the women in this study had no problems with wrinkles at their cleavage, 57 percent said their chest smoothened after wearing La Decollette.
KATE MOSS There's a time and a place for cleavage and Alexander McQueen's memorial wasn't it.
Melbourne, Feb 8 ( ANI ): The 'squoob' - short for squashed boob - seems to be latest trend in cleavage among celebrities in tinseltown these days.
OLDIES are goldies when it comes to the best celebrity cleavage, according to a poll.
Although cleavage divisions were affected only at very high DMAE concentrations, embryos treated with lower concentrations at the two-cell stage subsequently developed malformations (Figure 3): overabundance of mesenchyme-like cells that accumulated first in the vegetal half of the blastocoel, and later occupied all of the blastocoel, blocking or inhibiting gastrulation; absence of a second pair of arms in mid-pluteus, or sometimes shortening or absence of one arm of the first pair (Figure 3H).
The Click Miracle pushes both breasts together to provide uplift and enhanced cleavage at the touch of a button secreted behind a bow between the breasts.
While studying the effects of laser ablation on a magnesium oxide crystal, Dickinson and his colleagues observed that the laser chips away atoms along the blue-light-emitting cleavages in the crystal.
Ten striking cleavages have been put together for a Valentine's Day competition by online communications group Tiscali.
Backs have had their day and midriffs are undercover so cleavages are the big news for the autumn/winter party season.
Her decision to flaunt what she's got earned her cheers from women fed up with images of stick-thin models and silicone-boosted cleavages.