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Overview of noun rupture

The noun rupture has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. rupture

(state of being torn or burst open)

2. rupture, breach, break, severance, rift, falling out

(a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions); "they hoped to avoid a break in relations")

3. rupture

(the act of making a sudden noisy break)

Overview of verb rupture

The verb rupture has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) tear, rupture, snap, bust

(separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped"; "tear the paper") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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