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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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An hour later two others Mv Nyayo and Harambee broke down but remained at the ramp.
TWO people had to be rescued from the River Tyne after their jet ski broke down on the water.
A VULNERABLE pensioner who claims he was left stranded in the freezing cold for over two hours after his car broke down on the Mersey Gateway Bridge was given a PS150 charge to get his vehicle back.
And when a train breaks down, things can become a whole lot worse, such as on Friday morning, when a train on Line No.2 broke down at Sadang Station in Gangnam-gu.
You bought a car, the salesman or woman didn't tell you that it might break down, you knew that cars break down, so it broke down. You took the gamble and you lost.
by Times News Service Coastguards from the Royal Oman Police assisted an Asian boat which broke down in Omani regional waters.
"A US Navy truck broke down and the materials in it were later transported to another vehicle," he said.
ARMED police guarded a prison van on the A66 yesterday- after it broke down while transporting a prisoner.
The lorry, driven by William Mapstone, from Somerset, ploughed into the back of it when it broke down for the third time near Frankley Services.
Bosses at Sainsbury's were left red-faced after nearly 30 motorists broke down after filling up their vehicles at the store, on Station Road, Cramlington, Northumberland.
If a plastic bag were left as litter today, how old would you be when it finally broke down?
Washington, Sept 7 (ANI): Victoria Beckham was left high and dry in the middle of Los Angeles last week, after her sportscar broke down.