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English noun: breakage

1. breakage (quantity) the quantity broken


SamplesThe total breakage was huge.


Broader (hypernym)indefinite quantity

2. breakage (possession) reimbursement for goods damaged while in transit or in use


Broader (hypernym)reimbursement

3. breakage (act) the act of breaking something


SamplesThe breakage was unavoidable.


Synonymsbreak, breaking


Broader (hypernym)change of integrity


Narrower (hyponym)chip, chipping, crack, cracking, fracture, rupture, shattering, smashing, splintering









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