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English definition of “break up”

break up

(STOP CLASSES) UK phrasal verb with break     /breɪk/ verb (broke, broken)
B1 When schools and colleges, or the teachers and students who go to them break up, their classes stop and the holidays start: We broke up for the holidays in June.Schools in general
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