Definition of 'cleave'
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If there is any political trend at all it is that, in time of insecurity, people cleave to the safety of fiscal conservatism. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Many institutions still cleave to the belief that business should be conducted behind closed doors. Times, Sunday Times (2002)The successfully fused embryos begin to cleave after 48 hours, dividing into a small ball of cells. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Water starts to emerge between small fissures where the ice is starting to cleave. Times, Sunday Times (2002)
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Used Occasionally. cleave is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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