Cleave

Cleave [ kleev ]
 intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (tr.v.) to penetrate or pierce
2. (tr.v.) to divide, disunite or split
3. (intr.v.) to split or fall apart
4. (intr.v.) to cling or adhere closely
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The JCB machine cleaved a path through the dense jungle so that a road could be built which connected the two villages.

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