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breakdown / fallo
 
breakdown   [ˈbreɪkdaʊn]
A. -noun
1. (=failure)
a. [of system, electricity]   fallo (m)
b. [of negotiations, marriage]   fracaso (m)
c. [of vehicle, machine]   avería (f),   descompostura (f) Latin America
2. (figurative)
a. [of talks]   ruptura (f)
3. (medicine)   colapso (m),   crisis feminine invariable nerviosa
4. (=analysis)
a. [of numbers etcetera]   análisis masculine invariable,   desglose (m)   (chemistry)   descomposiciónoun (f)
(=report)   informe (m) detallado
B. -compound
·breakdown service   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   (automobiles)   servicio (m) de asistencia en carretera
·breakdown truck
·breakdown van   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   (automobiles)   (camiónoun (m)) grúa (f)
 
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