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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

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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?

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Ferrer broke serve twice early on to lead 4-2 in the first set but then made a number of unforced errors as Djokovic took control.
But she broke serve to level at 4-4 and extended her winning run of games to four to come through 2-6 7-5 6-4.
An aggressive baseline player, she broke serve immediately after Kanepi failed to convert several game points.
Robson's nerves eased in the second set after she broke serve early and the 19-yearold went on to seal a 6-4 6-1 win to set up a third-round clash against world No.71 Marina Erakovic.
World number one Williams hit back, though, with some thumping drives and broke serve with a solid overhead.
World number one Williams hit back with some thumping drives, though, and broke serve with a solid overhead after forcing Sharapova all over court.
The experienced Frenchman, world-ranked 332 and sensing an opportunity, broke serve at 4-5 to level the match and went on to win the final set 6-3.
The French Open champion and top seed broke serve three times in the opening set and then recovered from a break in the first game of the second to take the match 6-1 6-4.
In a match interrupted by a rain delay for about a half-hour early in the third set, Ferrer broke serve 10 times and played much cleaner tennis, making 32 unforced errors, 27 fewer than Murray.
Their first round match lasted a little over an hour and was settled when they broke serve in the 11th game of the second set, before holding serve to wrap up the victory.
Robson broke serve decisively to move 4-2 in front, and held her serve to complete victory in the second-round match.
Wawrinka's attacking style gave Murray problems from the start and, after he saved four break points in game two, he broke serve in the following game and moved impressively to 5-2 with six aces and 20 winners.(ANI)