Definitions of cracking:
  • noun:   the process whereby heavy molecules of naphtha or petroleum are broken down into hydrocarbons of lower molecular weight (especially in the oil-refining process)
  • noun:   a sudden sharp noise
    Example: "He heard the cracking of the ice"
  • noun:   the act of cracking something
  • adjective:   very good

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