breakaway

(redirected from breakaways)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

breakaway

A small plastic piece with an internal spring which is used to provide force on a facebow appliance.

breakaway

(brāk′ă-wā″)
In orthodontics, a device to apply tension or force to a facebow.
References in periodicals archive ?
One thing's for sure - there are so many Breakaways to choose from you can be sure there's one that appeals to you and your family.
Fun-packed Breakaways don't come better - or cheaper.
BREAKAWAY to Butlins and make the most of one of their brand new themed breaks designed for the whole family to enjoy.
This Breakaway features only at Minehead and Bognor Regis on St.