Sentence Examples with the word Crannies

The action of frost is also very destructive to many stones, since the water within their cracks and crannies expands on freezing and splits off small pieces from their surfaces.

The root is made to press its way into the darker cracks and crannies of the soil, so bringing its root-hairs into better contact with the particles round which the hygroscopic water hangs.

Uranus detested his offspring, and hid them in crannies of Earth.

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What a pity they didn't stop up the chinks and the crannies though, and thrust in a little lint here and there.