Shelf-Slope Break

Science / Marine Biology / Shelf-Slope Break: Line marking a change from the gently inclined continental shelf to the much steeper depth gradient of the continental slope

Other Words for Break

Break Noun Synonyms: fracture, split, separation, rupture, breach, rift, schism
Break Verb Synonyms: break apart or up or asunder, fracture, rupture, break into bits, come apart, shatter, shiver, crack, crash, splinter, fragment, split, burst, explode, bust
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Circuit Breaker

Business / Construction / Circuit Breaker: A device which looks like a switch and is usually located inside the electrical breaker panel or circuit breaker box. It is designed to (1) shut of the power to portions or all of the house and (2) to MORE

Circuit Breakers

Business / Finance / Circuit Breakers: Underwriters, actual or potential, often seek out and 'circle' investor interest in a new issue before final pricing. The customer circled has basically made a commitment to purchase the issue if it i MORE

Contact Breaker

Technology / Motorcycle / Contact Breaker: The spring switch in the low-tension ignition circuit that controls the timing of the spark in the high-tension circuit. Operated by a cam, contact breakers are sometimes called points. MORE

Double Break

Entertainment / Golf / Double Break: ('double breaker') a putt with two distinctive breaks, or curves, on the ball's path/line to the hole MORE

Chip Breaker

Business / Machine Shop / Chip Breaker: A small groove ground back of the cutting edge on the top of a cutting tool to keep the chips short. MORE

Cash Flow Break-Even Point

Business / Finance / Cash Flow Break-Even Point: Net income plus depreciation. MORE

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