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Definition of Cleft


  1. of Cleave
  2. of Cleave
  3. imp. & p. p. from Cleave.
  4. Divided; split; partly divided or split.
  5. Incised nearly to the midrib; as, a cleft leaf.
  6. A space or opening made by splitting; a crack; a crevice; as, the cleft of a rock.
  7. A piece made by splitting; as, a cleft of wood.
  8. A disease in horses; a crack on the band of the pastern.

Cleft Translations

cleft in Spanish is hendido