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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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He played much tougher in the second set Friday against Dimitrov, getting a service break for 4-4 before Dimitrov broke back and served out the victory in a match that featured extended baseline rallies.
29 Lucie Safarova 7-6 (6), 7-5 in a match featuring just one service break.
Verdasco had the service break until the Spaniard was broken by Murray in the sixth and then the eighth games to take the first set.
The pressure, though, was beginning to tell as an unlikely run of five consecutive service breaks in the third set was con-firmed with a double fault by Ferrer, giving Murray the opportunity to tie the set at 5-5, which he did to love.
There was a total of six service breaks in the two-set match.
There were eight service breaks in total but Jamie felt that was down to the quality of their opponents' returns.
Stosur's hope to capitalise on a series of service breaks in the deciding set failed, as Clijsters beat her to set up a semi-final clash against former world No.1 Venus Williams.
Serbia s Djokovic, making his first appearance since he suffered indigestion in his quarter-final loss at the Australian Open to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, wrapped up the first set in 32 minutes with two service breaks.
The remaining analogue services, ITV and S4C will continue to be available but are subject to service breaks.
Service breaks in the opening games of each set paved the way for the Scot, who could move up to second in the rankings, ahead of Raphael Nadal, if the Spaniard loses tomorrow and Murray makes the last four.
Service breaks in the opening games of each set paved the way for the Scot to register his first win of the hard court season.
He saved two break points to open his account in the third game, but Nadal stepped on the accelerator, reeling off four games in a row with two more service breaks to take the set 6-1.