Definition of 'breaking'
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Whoever had snapped the photograph had inadvertently captured the signs of a relationship breaking down. LOST SUMMER (2002)Lirael hugged it close to her chest for a moment, a faint hope breaking through her weariness. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2002)Trained to perfection -- to breaking point -- I was bound to fracture sooner or later. CHAMELEON (2002)
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