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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:

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This will help keep the body in toward the plate to bunt the ball and help place it where you want it to go, but it does produce a slower break away from the plate.
Joe Connolly, chairman of Gowran Park, said yesterday: "We may be making ourselves unpopular, but we feel we have to put our heads on the block and break away from the AIR line.
Break Away Belize Travel offers complete whale shark diving in Belize packages off the coast of Gladden Spit.
Instead, NBC News' Brian Williams, who the network says is ``the nation's most-watched news anchor on a broadcast that represents the largest single daily source of news in America,'' will break away from that tedious chore to join Costas, along with ``reporters'' Mary Carillo, Andrea Joyce, Melissa Stark and Jimmy Roberts.
I believe most Anglicans in Canada are disturbed about the probability that the Anglican Church of Canada may break away from the worldwide church.
The recess will begin on July 27 and MPs will not return until October 19, giving them a generous three-month break away from the Commons.
But the vortex of winds eventually loses strength, allowing blobs of ozone-depleted air to break away.
Using open source computer systems and EtherDrive Storage, Hoodwinked LLC was able to break away from expensive SAN technologies, create their own Ethernet storage pool and reduce their storage costs from $50/Gigabyte to less than $1.
Rebelgate: Break-away threat, June 2009 THE proposed budget cap of pounds 40million led to a big fallout between Formula One Teams' Association and world governing body the FIA, with FOTA threatening to break away.
As the largest labor group, representing 800,000 workers, the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, is adapting to new local leadership because of the death of Miguel Contreras at the same time that it tries to stay united amid a national split that saw several major unions break away.
However, the psychology of abuse runs deep and complex in these situations and it is not until her son is seriously threatened that she is able to break away from the horrors that have become their life.