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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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We will break ground on this project in December 2013 once all our approvals are in place," the company said in response to questions from Arabian Business.
The family was finally ready to break ground on their new home last Monday, but were delayed again - this time by heavy rains.
Russo Development, as part of its ongoing spec development program, plans to break ground on the first 82,350-square-foot building at the campus this fall.
Officials break ground for a new North Hollywood high school to accommodate 1,392 students by spring 2007 on Vineland Avenue south of Burbank Boulevard.
The state of Nebraska and the Carleton community have demonstrated a terrific amount of vision and foresight in providing strong support for the Carleton facility, and we are excited to break ground on this major facility," said Larry Gross, CEO of Altra Inc.
Site 6--an elegant multifamily development to be constructed in the Hamilton Heights section of Harlem, will break ground in fall 2004 and is scheduled for completion within 24 months.
And later this year, the hospital will break ground on an $11 million expansion to its emergency room.
Post Properties, Skyrise Properties and Greenway Investment Company Break Ground on Luxury Mixed-Use Community at the Corner of Campbell Road and Central Expressway
Fields now has some 551 for-sale units underway or in the pipeline, with 90 units scheduled to close in 2004, 150 residences under construction, and 311 units set to break ground over the next 18 months.
A Superior Court judge said Thursday that developers of the 3,050-home Ahmanson Ranch project should not break ground without notifying him.
A program and education building is anticipated to break ground in 2008.