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Separation into parts.
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1. In orthopedics, a fracture.
2. To interrupt the continuity in a tissue or electric circuit or the channel of flow or communication.
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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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However, Equation (17) cannot reflect the influence of particle breakage on the mechanical behavior for coarse granular soil; therefore, the compression index [lambda] in Equation (16) is introduced.
Lee et al., "Breakage of a third generation gamma nail: a case report and review of the literature," Case Reports in Orthopedics, vol.
The change of rock breakage region (binary images in Figure 7) is largely consistent with the movement of curve peak in Figure 6.
"During the first quarter of 2015, the Company re-evaluated the estimated redemption pattern related to gift cards and aligned the recognition of gift card breakage revenue to the updated estimated redemption pattern.
Change in b-value for each frequency components (each fracture modes) are overwrapped in the graph (matrix cracking ([??]: 100~250kHz), de-bonding (?: 450~550kHz), fiber breakage (X: 550kHz~650kHz)).
Breakage per cent and entrance mechanical damages of seeds are one of important parameters in evaluating system and transferring seed.
Based on the modern concepts of gypsum cement-silica systems hardening mechanism, it is necessary to comply with the following conditions to ensure their durability: supporting of binding of most aluminates with gypsum to form ettringite in the initial period of hardening of the system with the increase in the level of hydration of portland cement, for example, by the mechanical and chemical activation; upholding the concentration of calcium hydroxide on the desired level during hardening to provide the conditions for the formation of various hydrate tumors, including low-basic calcium hydroaluminates (Ferronskaja, A.V., 2002) Great interest as an object of research and utilization of industrial wastes is the use of recycled concrete breakage as a mineral additive in CGB.
The effects of breakage of stay cables on cable-stayed bridge have been studied by many researchers [2-8].
When Rachel Carson's book was published, I read it, only to learn later that her assistant's research was fraudulent, e.g., feeding birds in the experiment food with less calcium so that, of course, their eggs would be prone to breakage--the breakage wasn't owing to DDT, as claimed!
It is said to reduce breakage of whole raspberries to less than three percent, and ensure maximum gentle handling of the fruit during the sorting process.