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breaker:

see wavewave,
in oceanography, an oscillating movement up and down, of a body of water caused by the frictional drag of the wind, or on a larger scale, by submarine earthquakes, volcanoes, and landslides.
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, in oceanography.

breaker

[′brā·kər]
(mining engineering)
In anthracite mining, the structure in which the coal is broken, sized, and cleaned for market. Also known as coalbreaker.
One of a row of drill holes above the mining holes in a tunnel face.
(oceanography)
A wave breaking on a shore, over a reef, or other mass in a body of water.

breaker

A rock-crushing machine in which small particles are produced by impact or by fracture between movable jaws.

breaker

1
1. a large wave with a white crest on the open sea or one that breaks into foam on the shore
2. Electronics short for circuit breaker
3. Textiles a machine for extracting fibre preparatory to carding

breaker

2
a small water cask for use in a boat
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A thermal circuit breaker has a time-lag feature whereby the breaker does not trip until a small overload has continued for a pre-determined length of time.
Featuring an all plug-on design and circuit breakers that exceed UL safety standards, Leviton has completely reimagined the load center to make it more attractive, approachable, and easier for contractors to work with, while improving homeowner safety.
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As a result, the China Securities Regulatory Commission suspended the circuit breaker and decided to reevaluate strategies.
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The serial number is stamped in black on the face of the breaker and on the side of the circuit breaker base.