An opening, break or split.

And the LORD said, Behold, there is a place by me, and thou shalt stand upon a rock: and it shall come to pass, while my glory passeth by, that I will put thee in a CLIFT of the rock, and will cover thee with my hand while I pass by. ( Exodus 33:21-22 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

Bibliography Information

"Entry for 'Clift'". A King James Dictionary.