Meaning of APERTURE in English


a discontinuity allowing passage

the mouse squeezed through a narrow aperture in the wall

Synonyms: hole, opening, orifice, outlet, vent

Related Word: discontinuity, gap, hiatus, interstice; bore, perforation, pinhole, prick, puncture; chasm, cleft, cut, gash, slash, slit; breach, break, rupture

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