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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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She broke serve in the fourth and sixth games of the first set and the first and fifth of the second before clinching the tie on her third match point with a thudding first serve which Zuluaga skewed out of court.
However, Murray broke serve once again and served out.
The French Open champion and world number one broke serve three times in the opening set and took the match 6-1 6-4.
Murray, the second seed, made hard work of beating Marcos Baghdatis in the opening round, but was in no mood to hang around yesterday as he broke serve five times to seal victory.
King broke serve to go 9-8 up only to miss two darts for the match and Wade took it to a decider.
The Swiss was in no mood to hang around and broke serve twice from the off as he raced through the first set 6-1.
He broke serve in the first set, only for Federer to break back immediately.
She looked set for a swift win after moving a set and 5-2 ahead, but Barrois, who began the match with a white headband but soon found a cap was essential, broke serve twice to put the match almost back in the balance.
In the third set, Mamiit had a 5-2 lead but Querrey broke serve in the eighth game and held to pull within 5-4.
But Henin-Hardenne then broke serve four times to force a decider and eased home.
With both players looking for their third national crown, Tunstall drew first blood when he broke serve in the fifth game of the first set, only for Tiverton's Willcox to break back straight away.
He paid the price three games later as Costa broke serve instead.