- The definition of a crevice is a narrow gap or crack.
An example of crevice is a crack in the earth along the San Andreas fault caused by earthquakes.
crevice definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English crevace ; from Old French ; from Vulgar Latin an unverified form crepacia, a crack ; from Classical Latin crepare: see craven
- creviced adjective
crevice definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Middle English, from Old French crevace, probably from Vulgar Latin *crepācia, from *crepa, from Latin crepāre, to crack.
- crevˈiced adjective
crevice - Medical Definition