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fracture (n):
the act of cracking something
Related Words: cracking
fracture (n):
(geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
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they built it right over a geological fault.
he studied the faulting of the earth's crust

Related Words: break
fracture (n):
breaking of hard tissue such as bone
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it was a nasty fracture.
the break seems to have been caused by a fall

Related Words: break
fracture (v):
fracture a bone of
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I broke my foot while playing hockey
Related Words: break
fracture (v):
break (a bone)
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She broke her clavicle
fracture (v):
become fractured
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The tibia fractured from the blow of the iron pipe
fracture (v):
violate or abuse
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This writer really fractures the language
fracture (v):
break into pieces
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The pothole fractured a bolt on the axle
fracture (v):
interrupt, break, or destroy
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fracture the balance of power
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On a hiding to nothing

kabul olmayacak duaya amin denmez
To be faced with a situation which is pointless, as a successful outcome is impossible.


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