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a hairline crack/fracture

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha hairline crack/fracturea hairline crack/fractureMIa very thin crack a hairline fracture in a bone hairline
Examples from the Corpus
a hairline crack/fractureI was worried about a hairline fracture, but luckily it was just a bad lump.The specialist he consulted on Monday diagnosed a hairline fracture of his right wrist and wants to take another look on Friday.She had a hairline fracture in her leg.
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