"crevice" translation into French

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"crevice" in French

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crevice (also: cleft, fissure)
crevice (also: crack, cranny)
And I could clearly see that there was a large crevice directly under the cliff, about 25m below me.
Il y avait une grande crevasse juste à pic, à environ 25 mètres sous moi.
I was now in what seemed to be the base of the crevice, that was shaped like a big hourglass.
J'avais l'impression d'être au fond de la crevasse, ça ressemblait à un sablier.
And I suppose again, with the benefit of hindsight, after I got off the rope, I should have gone and looked, into the crevice, to see where he was.
Maintenant que j'y repense, une fois détaché, j'aurais pu descendre dans la crevasse pour essayer de le voir.
crevice (also: chink)
crevice (also: cleft)
The great number of holes and crevices in a reef provide abundant shelter and important nurseries for fish.
Les nombreux trous et anfractuosités des récifs constituent autant d'abris et de zones d'alevinage importantes pour les poissons.
crevice (also: crack)

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Context sentences for "crevice" in French

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EnglishTerrorism pervades every crevice of our world, much to the detriment of humanity.
Le terrorisme s'insinue dans toutes les fissures de la planète, au détriment de l'humanité.
EnglishManganese nodule crevice fauna, Deep-Sea Research 40(2), 419-423.
H. Thiel et al., 1993, Manganese nodule crevice fauna, Deep-Sea Research 40 (2), 419 à 423.
EnglishThe material used in fittings shall be chosen in such a way that galvanice and crevice corrosion are prevented.
14.8.1 Le matériau utilisé pour les raccords doit être choisi de manière à éviter le risque de corrosion galvanique ou fissurante.
EnglishAt fixing points, rigid fuel lines and flexible fuel lines shall be fitted in such a way that galvanic and crevice corrosion are prevented.
14.7.4 Aux points de fixation, les tuyaux de carburant rigides et les flexibles de carburant doivent être montés de manière à éviter le risque de corrosion galvanique ou fissurante.