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English definition of “fracture”

fracture

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈfræktʃər/
to break something hard such as a bone, or a piece of rock: She's fractured her ankle.Problems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teethTearing and breaking into pieces
fracture noun [C]
(Definition of fracture from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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