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break

(brāk),
Separation into parts.

break

(brāk)
1. In orthopedics, a fracture.
2. To interrupt the continuity in a tissue or electric circuit or the channel of flow or communication.

break

a discontinuity, e.g. the change in coat color from puppies to adults.

wool break
horizontal bands of weakness in wool or haircoats may result in a 'break' in the wool and loss of the fleece, or a significant downgrading of its value. The weakness is usually the result of a period of disturbed metabolism, e.g. a severe attack of disease, or of poor nutrition.

Patient discussion about break

Q. How do I break it to my mother that I have infantile amnesia

A. i'de let the doctor that diagnosed me with infantile amnesia to tell it to my parents, he can explains to your mother exactly what it means,treatments all sorts..

Q. What are the reasons people break their diet? Recently I passed a screen test for a movie for the main role of heroin. There were 150 people who came for the test and only 13 got selected for various roles. The director suggested all thirteen of us to go on a diet to suit our characters. We were asked to come after dieting for a month. But to our surprise none of us showed any difference. The reason was we all broke our diets. What are the reasons that make people break their diet?

A. there's an aborigine tribe in Australia that it is a custom that the women feed their men for a month every year with "all you can eat" style. they eat much much more then they are used too. after that month , it doesn't take long until they come back to their normal size. that is because the body is not fooled so easily. his has it ways to leave you in your own weight. one of them is make it very very tough to maintain diet.

Q. is there like a big break through in the field of autism therapy and approaching?

A. there is a large amount of research on Autism. Social, neurological, psychiatric etc. today because of new imagine equipment there is better understanding of how our brain works (there are much more to be revealed but still). And there are breakthroughs all the time. You can get updated about research on the subject in this site:
http://www.autism-society.org/site/PageServer?pagename=research_home

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Drivers in North Scotland are the most likely to break down because they cover the most miles a year, averaging 12,412 miles.
For example, if a restaurant's refrigeration units break down, this policy typically covers repair of the unit and replaces spoiled food.
Facility Services: Break down all costs associated with support of the customer/users (project management, space planning, conference room setups, tenant construction, move/add/change, etc.
CYP3A proteins break down 50% of clinical drugs, and CYP3A5 is the most common of the proteins, normally representing as much as half of all CYP3A enzymes, Schuetz says.
That noted, Break Down in reality exuded a faint carnival atmosphere, and its location--the ground floor of a vacant Oxford Street store--was a huge coup de theatre (traces of the previous tenant, the now-defunct clothing chain C&A, were still evident).
Occupying or running off the DB is as good as a block, but if the DB takes a bucket step or drop step, the WR must realize that the DB has read run and the WR must break down and block.
This is not to say that they break down slowly in any absolute sense-it takes just under a billionth of a second-but if they broke down by way of the strong reaction, it would only take a billionth of a billionth of a second.
Monitor Your Computer's Health - Don't wait for your computer to break down because you'll risk losing your data.
Fortunately, some organisms make compounds called enzymes that can digest, or break down, cellulose.
Today, microbial fuel cells are being explored primarily as a power source for remote sensors and for wastewater treatment, in which the bacteria that break down sewage generate sufficient electricity to run the treatment plant.
2] is also a potent photocatalyst that can break down almost any organic compound, and a number of companies are seeking to capitalize on Ti[O.
By the time his installation art project called Break Down is finished all he will have left will be his cat Rats and girlfriend, Turner Prize-winner Gillian Wearing.