Sentence Examples


  • The origin of slaty cleavage is in some measure obscure.
  • They lose their facile cleavage and become hard, dark-coloured, slightly lustrous rocks, which have a splintery character or break into small cuboidal fragments.
  • The connexion of cleavage with pressure, however, is unmistakable.
  • The cleavage of the ovum follows two types, both seen in Tubularia (Brauer [3]).
  • It will be observed that the cleavage planes do not pass through the white bands.