Definition of fracture :
1. The act of breaking or snapping asunder; rupture; breach.
2. The breaking of a bone.
3. The texture of a freshly broken surface; as, a compact fracture; an even, hackly, or conchoidal fracture.
4. To cause a fracture or fractures in; to break; to burst asunder; to crack; to separate the continuous parts of; as, to fracture a bone; to fracture the skull.
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blemish (part of speech: verb)
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disintegrate (part of speech: verb)
- The opening was made with the usual fracture, which Irene bore with a smile, for she was naturally voluptuous. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- It is treated on the same lines as Colles' fracture. - "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition.", Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson.
- It was a bad fracture. - "K", Mary Roberts Rinehart.