breakage

Definitions of breakage
  1. noun
    the act of breaking something
    “the breakage was unavoidable”
    synonyms: break, breaking
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    rupture
    the act of making a sudden noisy break
    shattering, smashing
    the act of breaking something into small pieces
    crack, cracking, fracture
    the act of cracking something
    chip, chipping, splintering
    the act of chipping something
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    change of integrity
    the act of changing the unity or wholeness of something
  2. noun
    the quantity broken
    “the total breakage was huge”
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    indefinite quantity
    an estimated quantity
  3. noun
    reimbursement for goods damaged while in transit or in use
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    reimbursement
    compensation paid (to someone) for damages or losses or money already spent etc.
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