(redirected from break even)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to break even: Break even analysis


Separation into parts.


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


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:

More discussions about break
References in periodicals archive ?
We calculated the minimum volume of business that Katherine needed to break even,+" Hutt recalls.
CEO P Nandagopal said, 'We had originally set break even target in the eighth year of our operation, but we think we could break even in the sixth year at the current growing rate.
FirstRand Bank India chief executive for retail & commercial banking, Bouphendra Madhav, said, 'We are hopeful that our commercial (corporate) banking arm will break even by the end of the next fiscal.
At this point, it is a close call, but our feel of the situation is that the results of our operations for the second quarter will be break even at best," Scott said.
However, it is too early to say whether we'll have a slightly negative quarterly result or maybe break even again,' Klein said.
NS) and Old Mutual Plc (LSE: OML) has said that it expects to break even in the next financial year starting April, according to a report by Reuters.
s chief financial officer on Monday reaffirmed that the automaker would show a loss in the first quarter, but said Ford was on track to break even for the year.
to achieve cash flow break even by the end of the calendar
Global Banking News-14 January 2009-Taiwan Cooperative Bank expecting JV to break even in about three years(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
We think we'll break even on the bowl,'' Clemson athletic director Bobby Robinson said.
By tightening overall cost controls and refining production efficiencies, the company can now break even at just one unit per month; at two units, projections indicate solid profitability.
OTCBB:RESG) $50 million revenue stream being transferred from MRG California, LLC will provide the company a break even or close to break even status by the end of the year.