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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To form (rock) into breccia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To break or shatter (the solid rock): a process common in the faulting and folding of strata. It is one of the methods of origin of the rock known as breccia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. form into breccia
  • v. break into breccia

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