cleavage


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for cleavage

a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

Synonyms for cleavage

the state of being split or cleft

Related Words

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)

Related Words

the act of cleaving or splitting

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The prominence of this cleavage had two implications for economic policy-making in this era.
The rate of clinical pregnancy rate was significantly lower (p0.05) difference was observed in our study in the cleavage times of tPNa, t8, t9+ in time-lapse in the smoker and non-smoker groups.
Nobody can really know the amount of padding and pushing that was done to achieve that cleavage, but one thing is for sure: Social media is very open to those who like to show off their mammary glands or just twerk for the camera.
The aim of our study was to follow the cleavage patterns and morphokinetics of embryos from natural ICSI cycles in the group of poor responder patients.
Time-lapse imaging technology was used to calculate exact timing of early embryo cleavage events which included time to 2PN breakdown, cleavage to 2-, 3-, 4-, 5-cell and the time duration in the 2-,3-cell stage.
5), Hutter asks "whether and how protest politics in Western Europe has changed because of the emergence of new integration-demarcation cleavage brought about by globalization" (p.
It is claimed he had parked outside a pub and used his in-car camera to "zoom in to get closer footage of a woman's cleavage" as she sat in the beer garden.
More recent investigations, however, have demonstrated that another APP cleavage product, the APPsα protein, also diminishes over the course of the disease," Ulrike ME-ller continues.
But afterwards she received a letter, which was signed JG Hunter, that accused her of deliberately seeking attention with a "prom-inent cleavage" that "distracted your male observers from hearing what you were saying".
I have breasts AND a cleavage! You got a problem?" - Bollywood star Deepika Padukone after a newspaper published a photo and report on her cleavage.
FORMER Corrie star Helen Corrie star Helen Flanagan playing a Holby City Flanagan playing a Holby City nurse, whose smile and cleavage nurse, whose smile and cleavage helped her gloss over her obvious helped her gloss over her obvious lack of qualifications for the job.
The Censor Board Of Film Certification (CBFC), which has so far been very liberal about display of cleavage, has suddenly decided to clamp down heavily on such scenes.
Washington, Mar.13 ( ANI ): Kim Kardashian showed off her major cleavage in the same black cutout bikini that her sister Kylie Jenner modeled on Instagram.
Mutation of the proteolytic cleavage site often has profound implications for disease progression (17,18).