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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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It talks less in the classroom about child development and child psychology And because ours is not broken down into two-year increments, it's a little broader in scope.
These survey results along with an overview of market forces that affect managed services spending are factored into our managed services spending forecast, which is broken down into three mid-sized business sub-segments: 100 to 249 employees; 250 to 499 employees; and 500 to 999 employees.
The motorist had been driving a Toyota pickup truck in the slow lane when it drifted onto the shoulder and hit a van that had broken down minutes earlier.
Russian furniture consumption is broken down by product (office furniture, upholstered furniture, kitchen furniture, cabinet furniture for home, specialized furniture).
These organisms, including horseshoe vetch, get their usable nitrogen--ammonium and nitrates--either from nitrogen-fixing bacteria or from organic material broken down by microbes.
Because absentee ballots are not broken down by precinct, Yousefian questioned how accurately the precinct votes cast on election day reflect the total support given each candidate.
The same applies to the casting, which as the sand lumps are broken down, comes into contact with the deck and is cleared of cores and adhering sand.
Manufacturing is broken down into 13 industries: automotive, high-tech and electronic, aerospace and defense, semicon fabrication, industrial, CPG, other discrete industries, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, other batch industries, oil and gas, chemical and other process industries.
A tow truck was sent out to the broken down bus, as was a replacement service for passengers.
In other cases where drugs are not broken down as quickly as anticipated, the effective doses may be much higher than intended.
And when was the last time you saw a car broken down actually in the breakdown lane?
It would have a population of 716,598, broken down to Latinos, 56.