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Synonyms for breach

Synonyms for breach

an opening, especially in a solid structure

an act or instance of breaking a law or regulation or of nonfulfillment of an obligation or promise, for example

to make a hole or other opening in

to fail to fulfill (a promise) or conform to (a regulation)

Synonyms for breach

a failure to perform some promised act or obligation

an opening (especially a gap in a dike or fortification)

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a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

make an opening or gap in


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Breaching organization consists of three main forces: support, breach, and assault.
Intelligence, breaching fundamentals, and breaching organization have to work together in space and time to be effective.
Synchronization brings all breaching tenets together through effective mission command.
The doctrines enable promisors to commit credibly to perform their promises without requiring the parties to negotiate a premium to reflect the added cost to the promisor of not breaching willfully.
The efficiency of the willful breach rules is enhanced by the sanction for their violation--a sort of promisor-centered expectation, in which the breaching promisor is put in the position she would have been in if she had kept her promise.
Kent, (12) in which promisors save expenses by breaching. In both sets of cases, the choice is between awarding the promisee the promisor's expectation or her own, and the choice almost always turns on willfulness.
Typically, units happen into breaching operations before doctrinal conditions are set.
Without proper breach synchronization, the conditions for executing the breach will not be established when necessary, generally resulting in the rapid destruction of breaching assets.
FM 3-34.2, Chapter 1, paragraph 1-44, provides a detailed explanation of how to synchronize breaching planning and operations.