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English definition of “fracture”


noun [C]     /ˈfræk.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
a break or crack in something hard, especially a bone : He suffered / sustained multiple fractures in a motorcycle accident . He has a hairline fracture (= a thin broken line in the bone ) of the wrist .Problems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teeth
(Definition of fracture noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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