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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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Breaking wind is not a reportable matter - though it may be a bit offensive."
"No," she said, wafting the air around her, "I just fluffed." Since bowel movement has always been a subject of great discussion in my family, I had been dying to read famed French songwriter SERGE GAINSBOURG'S 1980 NOVEL EVGUENIE SOKOLOV (TAMTAM BOOKS, 1998), about an artist who uses the vibrations of breaking wind to make his work.
She admitted breaking wind outside the sergeant's office, but said she had not done it deliberately.
THIS year's World Pie Eating Championships has been forced to swap meat pies for chicken - to avoid contestants breaking wind.
The Girls Aloud member, who has been dating Justin Scott for over seven years now, does not mind breaking wind in his presence if she has to.
She is an embarrassment to Liverpool girls with her belching, breaking wind, swearing and bullying.
Surprisingly, fewer people found other people breaking wind stressful - less than half (46%) thought it was the most irritating habit
'What with Lee breaking wind on the show and Rebecca Loos doing it twice, do we really need these kind of TV programmes?' he asked.
It was not the first time Janet had clashed with Brian over breaking wind. The former chart star had blamed his jungle diet.
His appearance on the show did little to enhance his credibility as he moped around the house breaking wind and talking to the chickens.
The makers advise not to put more than two or three together as they will end up telling dirty jokes to each other, watching sport on TV and breaking wind.