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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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But there was no respite for Sharapova, and she was under pressure immediately as Williams broke serve for a third time, clenching her fist as a stinging forehand winner flew past her outstretched opponent.
Monfils broke serve in the first set, but once Fish got back on terms he never looked back.
Nadal finally broke serve in the fourth game of the second set when Querrey double-faulted to go down 1-3.
Top seed Nadal broke serve in the second game of the match but immediately dropped his own serve as Lopez stayed in touch early on, thanks to some big serving.
The former European junior champion eventually got on the scoreboard courtesy of some impressive groundstrokes, but Henman held serve to love with his fifth ace and broke serve again to close out the set 6-1 in just 21 minutes.
The Croat broke serve and Agassi barely laid a racket on a ball for the next hour as Ancic, who has practised with compatriot Goran Ivanisevic from the age of 10, went into overdrive.
On the resumption Azarenka broke serve but immediately dropped her own before Ozaki moved 40-0 ahead to move to within a point of a victory.
The Kiwi broke serve after Robson put a backhand wide.
Robson's nerves eased in the second set after she broke serve early and the 19-year-old went on to seal a 6-4 6-1 win to set up a third-round clash against world number 71 Marina Erakovic.
Hantuchova broke serve to lead 4-3 but Vekic responded in kind and then, once the set had gone to a tiebreaker, Vekic battled back from 5-2 down before succumbing 7-5.
1 broke serve three times in the opening set and then recovered from a break behind in the first game of the second to take the match 6-1 6-4.
He had returned well all match in the circumstances and broke serve again in the seventh game as he took the third set, but he was forced to settle for the lottery of a tie-break in the fourth and got a lucky break when Karlovic served a double fault at 4-4.