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noun 
  1. A place torn; a rent; a rift.
verb (rives, riving, rived or rove, rived or riven)
  1. To rend asunder by force; to split; to cleave; as, to rive timber for rails or shingles.
  2. To be split or rent asunder.
Etymology: Old Norse rífa


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