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The American fascists are most easily recognized by their deliberate perversion of truth and fact. Their newspapers and propaganda carefully cultivate every fissure of disunity, every crack in the common front against fascism.
Henry A. Wallace

Meaning of "fissure" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD FISSURE

From medical Latin fissūra, from Latin fissus split.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF FISSURE

fissure  [ˈfɪʃə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FISSURE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fissure is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb fissure in English.

WHAT DOES FISSURE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Fissure

In anatomy, a fissure is a groove, natural division, deep furrow, elongated cleft, or tear in various parts of the body.

Definition of fissure in the English dictionary

The first definition of fissure in the dictionary is any long narrow cleft or crack, esp in a rock. Other definition of fissure is a weakness or flaw indicating impending disruption or discord. Fissure is also a small unnatural crack in the skin or mucous membrane, as between the toes or at the anus.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO FISSURE

PRESENT

Present
I fissure
you fissure
he/she/it fissures
we fissure
you fissure
they fissure
Present continuous
I am fissuring
you are fissuring
he/she/it is fissuring
we are fissuring
you are fissuring
they are fissuring
Present perfect
I have fissured
you have fissured
he/she/it has fissured
we have fissured
you have fissured
they have fissured
Present perfect continuous
I have been fissuring
you have been fissuring
he/she/it has been fissuring
we have been fissuring
you have been fissuring
they have been fissuring
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I fissured
you fissured
he/she/it fissured
we fissured
you fissured
they fissured
Past continuous
I was fissuring
you were fissuring
he/she/it was fissuring
we were fissuring
you were fissuring
they were fissuring
Past perfect
I had fissured
you had fissured
he/she/it had fissured
we had fissured
you had fissured
they had fissured
Past perfect continuous
I had been fissuring
you had been fissuring
he/she/it had been fissuring
we had been fissuring
you had been fissuring
they had been fissuring
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will fissure
you will fissure
he/she/it will fissure
we will fissure
you will fissure
they will fissure
Future continuous
I will be fissuring
you will be fissuring
he/she/it will be fissuring
we will be fissuring
you will be fissuring
they will be fissuring
Future perfect
I will have fissured
you will have fissured
he/she/it will have fissured
we will have fissured
you will have fissured
they will have fissured
Future perfect continuous
I will have been fissuring
you will have been fissuring
he/she/it will have been fissuring
we will have been fissuring
you will have been fissuring
they will have been fissuring
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would fissure
you would fissure
he/she/it would fissure
we would fissure
you would fissure
they would fissure
Conditional continuous
I would be fissuring
you would be fissuring
he/she/it would be fissuring
we would be fissuring
you would be fissuring
they would be fissuring
Conditional perfect
I would have fissure
you would have fissure
he/she/it would have fissure
we would have fissure
you would have fissure
they would have fissure
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been fissuring
you would have been fissuring
he/she/it would have been fissuring
we would have been fissuring
you would have been fissuring
they would have been fissuring
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you fissure
we let´s fissure
you fissure
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to fissure
Past participle
fissured
Present Participle
fissuring
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FISSURE


acacia
əˈkeɪʃə
Asia
ˈeɪʃə
Croatia
krəʊˈeɪʃə
Dalmatia
dælˈmeɪʃə
Elisha
ɪˈlaɪʃə
Eurasia
jʊəˈreɪʃə
extinguisher
ɪkˈstɪŋɡwɪʃə
finisher
ˈfɪnɪʃə
fisher
ˈfɪʃə
fly-fisher
ˈflaɪˌfɪʃə
geisha
ˈɡeɪʃə
kingfisher
ˈkɪŋˌfɪʃə
militia
mɪˈlɪʃə
perisher
ˈperɪʃə
polisher
ˈpɒlɪʃə
publisher
ˈpʌblɪʃə
punisher
ˈpʌnɪʃə
rodfisher
ˈrɒdˌfɪʃə
rosacea
rəʊˈzeɪʃə
swisher
ˈswɪʃə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FISSURE

fissionable
fissional
fissioned
fissipalmate
fissiparism
fissiparity
fissiparous
fissiparously
fissiparousness
fissiped
fissipedal
fissipede
fissirostral
fissive
fissle
fissural
fissure eruption
fissure of Rolando
fissure of Sylvius
fissured

WORDS THAT END LIKE FISSURE

acupressure
air pressure
assure
atmospheric pressure
back pressure
blood pressure
centre of pressure
chaussure
commissure
high pressure
high-pressure
low-pressure
oil pressure
osmotic pressure
overpressure
partial pressure
peer pressure
pressure
reassure
to be sure
tyre pressure

Synonyms and antonyms of fissure in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «FISSURE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «fissure» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of fissure
breach · break · chink · cleavage · cleft · crack · cranny · crevice · fault · fracture · gap · hole · interstice · opening · rent · rift · rupture · slit · split

Translation of «fissure» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FISSURE

Find out the translation of fissure to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fissure from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fissure» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fisura
570 millions of speakers

English

fissure
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विदर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الشق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

трещина
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fissura
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ফাটল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fissure
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Fisur
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fissur
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

亀裂
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

균열
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Fissure
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đường hở
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிளவு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भेग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

çatlak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fessura
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

szczelina
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

тріщина
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fisură
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σχισμή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

groef
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fissure
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fissure
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fissure

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FISSURE»

The term «fissure» is quite widely used and occupies the 39.055 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FISSURE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «fissure» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «fissure» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fissure

EXAMPLES

QUOTES WITH «FISSURE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word fissure.
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Henry A. Wallace
The American fascists are most easily recognized by their deliberate perversion of truth and fact. Their newspapers and propaganda carefully cultivate every fissure of disunity, every crack in the common front against fascism.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FISSURE»

Discover the use of fissure in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fissure and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Effectiveness of Pit and Fissure Sealants in Reducing White ...
Purpose. This study was conducted to test the hypothesis that a highly filled (58%) resin Ultraseal XT plus pit and fissure sealant can be used for preventing white spot lesions.
Adam Wells Benham, 2007
2
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Matthew Henry: An Exposition on the Old and New Testament — Job 3:24 Anal fissure (fissure-in-ano) is a common anorectal condition. It can be a very troubling condition because, if acute, the severity of patient discomfort and extent of ...
Marvin L. Corman, 2005
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The Ascrs Textbook of Colon And Rectal Surgery
The cause of anal fissure has been long debated. Trauma to the anal canal secondary to the passage of a hard stool is believed to be a common initiating factor. A history of constipation is not universally obtained, however, and some patients ...
James W. Fleshman, Bruce G. Wolff, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, 2007
4
The Anatomy of General Surgical Operations
The Shorter Oxford Dictionary describes a fissure as 'An opening, usually long and narrow, made by cracking, splitting or separation of parts'. The terms ' scissure' or 'scissura' can be used interchangeably with the term fissure – but the latter is ...
Glyn G. Jamieson, 2006
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Functions of the FGF Signaling Pathway During the Optic ...
FGF signaling is required for morphological changes of fissure progenitors during the fissure closing. (A, B) At E10.5, the fissure progenitors in both the control and Fgfr mutant eyes express comparable levels of N-cadherin on their apical side.
Shuyi Chen, 2007
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Radiology of the Chest and Related Conditions
I Indication may occur in the horizontal fissure, and this coupled with undulation of the right major fissure may sometimes cause the horizontal fissure to appear to extend posterior to the major fissure. This should not be confused with an ...
F W Wright, 2001
7
Reoperative Pelvic Surgery
Definition and Epidemiology Anal fissure was first described as a disease entity in 1934. It represents one of the most common benign anorectal problems in Western countries. It is estimated that anal fissure represents up to 10% of all visits to ...
Richard P. Billingham, Kathleen C. Kobashi, William A. Peters, 2009
8
Ambulatory Anorectal Surgery
Anal fissure is a common problem and a frequent cause of anal pain. The pain is often severe enough to result in disability far out of proportion to the size of the lesion. The frequency of occurrence of anal fissure and the extent of pain and ...
H. Randolph Bailey, Michael J. Snyder, 1999
9
General Surgery: Principles and International Practice
Anal fissure was originally described by Recamier in 1829, who noted its relationship to anal contracture and recommended anal dilatation as treatment. Anal fissure can be diagnosed easily by its symptoms, i.e. pain lasting from minutes to ...
Kirby I. Bland, Attila Csendes, 2008
10
Intrinsic Cancer of the Larynx and the Operation of ...
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Irwin Moore, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FISSURE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fissure is used in the context of the following news items.
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Solved? How scientists say mystery craters were formed in northern …
'We know for sure that there is a fissure in the ground under this spot, probably even two intersecting faults - gullies around the spot confirm this ... «The Siberian Times, Jul 15»
2
Brooks and Dionne on Trump's anti-immigrant talk, Confederate flag …
As Marc said, the useful thing about what's happened is that we have seen this fissure in the Republican Party, where Jeb Bush came out very ... «PBS NewsHour, Jul 15»
3
Maintaining the water balance
The deeper hard rock fissure-based waters are tapped by borewells. A rough rule-of-thumb-based understanding is that till the casing depth ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
4
Statistics Prove Texas Tech Fans Are Among The Best In The Nation
There was a fissure that might as well have run down the center of the Tech campus, and had the former quarterback turned coach, Kingsbury, ... «Wreck 'Em Red, Jul 15»
5
The Who's Tommy at CenterStage is an Explosive Sensation
He towers above the tresses on stage, exploring every emotional fissure and solace of a traumatized soul yearning to make sense in a distorted ... «Louisville.com, Jul 15»
6
Research and Markets: Anal Fissure - 2015 Pipeline Insights Report
Anal Fissure Pipeline Insights provides the in-depth analysis of the pipeline assets across the Anal Fissure. The main objective of this report to ... «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
7
Flint House: the building that must be stroked
The Flint House stands like a fissure in the meadow, comprising a pair of sharp triangular wedges that ramp up from the earth, creating an ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
8
Mistresses Recap: Third-Party Politics
That crack of doubt grows into a fissure. Scott calls her to get his grandma's ring back — and reveals he's already engaged again. To his ex. «TVLine, Jul 15»
9
New imaging techniques probe how dolphin brains are optimized for …
Through evolutionary time that has caused the major fold of the brain — the Sylvian fissure — to crumple around the auditory terminations. «ExtremeTech, Jul 15»
10
Portrait of the past: Rumbling Bald Cave near Lake Lure
Rambling Bald Cave. Identified as Bat Cave on the postcard displaying this image, this fissure is actually part of Rumbling Bald Cave, north of ... «Asheville Citizen-Times, Jul 15»

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