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breakout

[′brā‚kau̇t]
(electricity)
A joint at which one or more conductors are brought out from a multiconductor cable.
(engineering)
Failure or collapse of a borehole wall due to stress anisotropy.
(mining engineering)
To pull drill rods or casing from a borehole and unscrew them at points where they are joined by threaded couplings to form lengths that can be stacked in the drill tripod or derrick.

breakout

A technique to direct aircraft out of the approach stream. In the context of close parallel operations, a breakout is used to direct threatened aircraft away from a deviating aircraft.
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In a real-world breakout, Iran would race, not crawl, to the bomb.
But, more importantly, Vaez says, "The breakout capacity measure ignores the reality that a single bomb does not make a nuclear deterrent.
We understand the importance of having great amenities and space for breakout sessions and provide this with flexible space which is not designed for a sole purpose meaning it can be moulded to suit the various needs of individual conferences and delegates.
To read more about The Breakout Principle, see the July/August issue of the Post.
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Mr Cairns says no breakouts have been reported from the plant's No 4 blast furnace in recent years.
After the breakout sessions, there is a final plenary session on e-business and its implications for e-learning.
I want to single out Brian Ugai, Neil Traubenberg, Mitch Trager, Paul O'Connor, Sandy Carroll, Steve Boocock, and Mike Bernard for keeping our open forums open and our breakout sessions on track.
In breakout sessions, he also told attendees how to operate teams so they do not conflict with NLRB regulation and how to deal with an unfair labor practice charge from the NLRB.
But Baker's loophole, retained by the current administration, offers a dangerous breakout opportunity.
With Breakout we got down to motorcycle essentials, which means emphasizing the powertrain and the wheels," says Harley-Davidson Styling Manager Kirk Rasmussen.
Take stock of the heavy round of event risk next week for a potential breakout.