full of cracks, fissures, or crevices
Origin of rimoseClassical Latin rimosus from rima, chink from Indo-European base an unverified form rei-, to slit, cut from source rive, reap
Full of chinks, cracks, or crevices.
Origin of rimoseLatin rīmōsus from rīma fissure
From Latin rimosus, from rima "fissure, crevice".