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Separation into parts.


1. In orthopedics, a fracture.
2. To interrupt the continuity in a tissue or electric circuit or the channel of flow or communication.


a discontinuity, e.g. the change in coat color from puppies to adults.

wool break
horizontal bands of weakness in wool or haircoats may result in a 'break' in the wool and loss of the fleece, or a significant downgrading of its value. The weakness is usually the result of a period of disturbed metabolism, e.g. a severe attack of disease, or of poor nutrition.

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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REPAIR BILL The Sainsbury's station at Cramlington where cars broke down after they were filled with the contaminated fuel.
n A Ford Fiesta broke down at the Liverpool entrance to the Wallasey tunnel and the owner tried to push it off the road.
van Cleveland Police were called to the scene at 9am yesterday after the GeoAmey van broke down on the westbound carriageway, near Preston Farm, Stockton.
Drivers in the Wallasey tunnel were also hit by severe delays after a car broke down shortly before 8am and a recovery vehicle had to be sent out.
In both cases, a version of nuclear magnetic resonance analysis tuned to detect fluorine showed that the materials broke down into several undesirable products.
Labour delegates returning from Blackpool discovered first hand the shortcomings of railway privatisation when THREE trains trying to take them to London broke down in succession.
A BUS company has issued an apology after one of their vehicles broke down causing rush hour chaos.
Alberto Gomez, 42, was arrested a mile away when his damaged van broke down, deputies said.
The entire sample broke down in 2 hours, quickening degradation from a half-life of 108 days to 30 minutes.
A lifeboat was alerted after fishing boat Deep Harmony broke down off Port Mulgrave and was towed back to Whitby at 12.
Talks aimed at ending the commercial actors strike broke down Wednesday after the actors unions and advertisers rejected each others' final offers, union officials said.