We could see the shafts of the darts fast in the cleft, bristling in the moonlight.
Nelson was at this time, according to his own expression, placed in a cleft stick.
Put them, one at a time, into the cleft or split end of the larding-needle.
It was almost forty minutes to the dot when Hilary's head emerged from the cleft.
Pinnatifid: divided into feathers, as when wings ...