The definition of a crevice is a narrow gap or crack.(noun)
An example of crevice is a crack in the earth along the San Andreas fault caused by earthquakes.
See crevice in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME crevace < OFr < VL *crepacia, a crack < L crepare: see craven
See crevice in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French crevace
Origin: , probably from Vulgar Latin *crepācia
Origin: , from *crepa
Origin: , from Latin crepāre, to crack.
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