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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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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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JANUARY 18 Breakneck Comedy, Blue Lamp, Aberdeen Starts 8.30pm.
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But mostly he was making the hair stick up on the back of your neck with breakneck blues, cowboy ballads and jawdropping instrumentals.
BMA boss James Johnson told a conference in Belfast the "breakneck" pace of reforms was destabilising the NHS.
BUSINESS failures in the West Midlands rocketed by more than a quarter in the last three months as insolvencies increase at "breakneck speed."
Sashaying at breakneck speed, the couples toss off beats and leaps that look vaguely familiar - soubresauts, pas de chat - but are decidedly altered 6y Taylor's fractured timing: phrases are crammed with minutiae or comically extended into slow motion.
The kids on my street used to spend the entire summer cadging bits of prams to construct the best bogey and then we'd take our lives in our hands tearing down the road at breakneck speed.
The trips - dubbed breakneck breaks - were enjoyed last year by 3.7million, who travelled more than 5.5billion miles, the poll found.
And it should not be rushing into the City Academy experiment at such breakneck speed.
Laura Dean's architecturally simple Earth requires massive expenditures of physical energy for its high-kicking motifs, which are repeated relentlessly by ten dancers dashing along their geometric paths at breakneck speed.
And golfer and United fan Graeme McDowell began a breakneck bid to get to Wembley as soon as he finished the BMW PGA tournament at Wentworth.
Arriving on stage half-an-hour late, the songwriter - appearing at Oran Mor with only guitar and effect pedals for company - barely paused for breath as he rattled through a 17-song set at breakneck speed.