break formation

Definition of break formation

  1. :  to stop being or moving together in an organized group <The planes broke formation and took off in different directions.>

Word by Word Definitions

breakplay
  1. :  to separate into parts with suddenness or violence

    :  fracture

    : to fracture a bone of (a bodily part)

  1. :  an act or action of breaking

    :  the opening shot in a game of pool or billiards

    :  a gap or opening caused or appearing as if caused by damage :  a condition produced by or as if by breaking :  gap

formationplay
  1. :  an act of giving form or shape to something or of taking form :  development

    :  something that is formed

    :  the manner in which a thing is formed :  structure


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