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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.

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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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Steve's office The caterers: Break Bread Phone: 0151 709 1414The bill: Two courses for two people, pounds 20.
Break Bread employs six people but looks to take on additional staff including nutritionists, more chefs and delivery drivers.
More critically, does the Mystical Body really require the ordained priesthood for a valid following of the scriptural command to break bread in memory of Christ, to continue the Jewish tradition of the Passover Seder?
Dear Lord, as we gather to break bread with old friends, and to share a meal with new friends, our hearts are filled with gratitude.
When White's Soulforce delegation went to Falwell's church October 23 for a scheduled dinner, they were given bottled water and told, "You don't break bread with sinners," several Soulforce delegates say.
There is sincerity in his voice when he describes how he began to apologize to people he had maligned along the way - "to break bread with them or pray for them.
The Geordie partnership which has brought them all to our parts to break bread with the Geordies is Steve Wraith and Danny Cox - and now they are importing another boxing legend.
He visited parishioners in their homes--often one-room shacks that housed a family of six or more--and sat on the dirt floors to break bread with them.
PAUL Lawrie no longer has to pinch himself when he sits down to break bread at an Open champions dinner.
Break Bread, based in Brunswick Quay, is one of these.
BURBANK - Muslims and members of other faiths will break bread today at Burbank's Little White Chapel to observe the Islamic holy month of Ramadan in an event meant to encourage cross-cultural understanding.
He said break bread is now becoming a recognised brand in its own right: ``If we had set up as a restaurant delivery service it would not have had the same brand loyalty with a community of customers.