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break (sth) up

phrasal verb with break uk   us   /breɪk/ verb [T] (broke, broken)
to ​divide, or to ​divide something, into ​smallerparts: The ​company has been ​broken up and ​sold off.
to end, or to end something: Manufacturing ceased at the ​factory when the ​originalpartnershipbroke up.
(Definition of break (sth) up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “break sth up”
in Turkish parçalara ayırmak, paramparça etmek, bölmek…
in Russian делить…
in Chinese (Simplified) 解散, 散开…
in Chinese (Traditional) 解散, 散開…
in Polish podzielić się/ coś…
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