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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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Breakouts in the classroom aren't there just for the fun of it, Mulder insisted They're also opportunities for the teachers to gain better understanding about how their students think.
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We also report demographic breakouts by industry and workforce size wherever these results provide meaningful information.
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Attendees at the first iApps Developer University will learn from an unparalleled mix of top-notch experts and teachers from companies like previous IASP Forum presenters IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, and Microsoft, as well as seeing state-of-the-art demonstrations and presentations on the exhibit floor and sponsored breakout sessions.
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