I ['fræktʃə(r)]
nome frattura f. (anche med.)
II 1. ['fræktʃə(r)]
verbo transitivo fratturare, rompere [bone]; spaccare [rock]; fig. incrinare [unity]
verbo intransitivo [bone] fratturarsi, rompersi; [pipe, masonry] spaccarsi
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['fræk ə] 1. noun
(a break of anything hard, especially a bone: a fracture of the left thigh-bone.) frattura
2. verb
(to break: The metal pipes (were) fractured.) fratturare, rompere
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fracture /ˈfræktʃə(r)/
1 (med.) frattura: a leg fracture, una frattura della gamba; compound and comminuted fracture, frattura esposta e comminuta; depressed fracture, frattura infossata; multiple fractures, fratture multiple; hairline fracture, microfrattura; simple fracture, frattura semplice; to suffer (o to sustain) a fracture, subire (o riportare) una frattura; to set (o to reduce) a fracture, ridurre una frattura
2 (geol., miner.) frattura
3 [cu] rottura; incrinatura: a fracture in a pipe, una rottura in un tubo
4 (fon.) frattura; dittongazione
● (geol.) rock fracture, litoclasi.
(to) fracture /ˈfræktʃə(r)/
A v. t.
1 fratturare; rompere, spaccare; incrinare: to fracture one's ankle, fratturarsi una caviglia
2 (fam. USA) far morire dal ridere
B v. i.
fratturarsi; rompersi; spaccarsi; incrinarsi.
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I ['fræktʃə(r)]
nome frattura f. (anche med.)
II 1. ['fræktʃə(r)]
verbo transitivo fratturare, rompere [bone]; spaccare [rock]; fig. incrinare [unity]
verbo intransitivo [bone] fratturarsi, rompersi; [pipe, masonry] spaccarsi

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