Usage examples for fissure

  1. As we slid up the side of it and hung there, I had a glimpse of a steep clean fissure straight through the wall of rock ahead; and in that instant O'Hara sprawled his arms and toppled overboard. – The White Wolf and Other Fireside Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. Milton led the way carefully along its foot for a quarter of a mile until they reached a fissure wide enough for them to enter. – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow