rupture

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Synonyms for rupture

Synonyms for rupture

an opening, especially in a solid structure

to undergo partial breaking

Synonyms for rupture

a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

the act of making a sudden noisy break

separate or cause to separate abruptly

References in periodicals archive ?
Hestin D, Mainard D, Pere P, et al: Spontaneous bilateral rupture of the Achilles tendons in a renal transplant recipient.
Baruah DR: Bilateral spontaneous rupture of the Achilles tendons in a patient on long-term systemic steroid therapy.