breaking

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compound, breaking down a analysis
breaking off in the middle of a sentence (as by writers of realistic conversations) aposiopesis
sentence, sudden breaking of thought mid- aposiopesis
property of being easily bent without breaking bendability , pliability
breaking the law breach , contravention , infraction , infringement , transgression , violation
rule, breaking of breach , infraction , infringement , transgression , violation
occurrence of breaking break
act of breaking something break , breakage , breaking
breaking of hard tissue such as bone break , fracture
act of breaking away or withdrawing from breakaway , breaking away
waves breaking on the shore breaker , breakers , surf
breaking a bronco to saddle bronco busting
breaking of a chemical bond in a molecule resulting in smaller molecules cleavage
breaking down the costs of some operation and reporting on each factor separately cost analysis
breaking up a military unit (by transfers or discharges) deactivation , inactivation
ice on river, breaking up of debacle
breaking camp decampment
crackling or breaking up of certain crystals when they are heated decrepitation
light waves into colors of rainbow, breaking up of diffraction
process of breaking down food digestion
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