Chinking
Chink \Chink\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Chinked} (ch[i^][ng]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Chinking}.] To crack; to open. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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