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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Breakage  \Break"age\,  n. 
  1.  The  act  of  breaking;  a  break;  a  breaking;  also  articles 
  broken. 
 
  2.  An  allowance  or  compensation  for  things  broken 
  accidentally,  as  in  transportation  or  use 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  breakage 
  n  :  the  act  of  breaking  something  "the  breakage  was 
  unavoidable"  [syn:  {break},  {breaking}] 




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