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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An instance of suddenly breaking away or off.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A sudden breaking off; a sudden termination; a violent separation of bodies.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A sudden breaking off; a violent separation of bodies.

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

  • noun an instance of sudden interruption

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