come to pieces Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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come to pieces

UK If something comes to ​pieces, it has been ​designed so that it can be ​divided into ​smallerparts.
(Definition of come to pieces from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “come to pieces”
in Chinese (Simplified) 可拆开,可拆卸…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可拆開,可拆卸…
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