Definitions of breakage

n the act of breaking something

“the breakage was unavoidable”
break, breaking
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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

n the quantity broken

“the total breakage was huge”
Type of:
indefinite quantity
an estimated quantity

n reimbursement for goods damaged while in transit or in use

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compensation paid (to someone) for damages or losses or money already spent etc.

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