fragmentate
verb see fragmentation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fragmentate — ˌtāt verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: back formation from fragmentation : to break into pieces especially explosively : fractionate, fragmentize they were sure the master rods on the engines were all fragmentating David Beaty permits the … artist to …   Useful english dictionary

  • fragmentate — /frag meuhn tayt /, v.t., v.i., fragmentated, fragmentating. fragmentize. [1940 45; back formation from FRAGMENTATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • fragmentate — frag·men·tate …   English syllables

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  • Doebner-Miller reaction — The Doebner Miller reaction is the organic reaction of an aniline with α,β unsaturated carbonyl compounds to form quinolines. [Doebner, O.; Miller, W. v. Ber. 1881, 14 , 2812.] [Doebner, O.; Miller, W. v. Ber. 1883, 16 , 1664 2464.] [Doebner, O.; …   Wikipedia

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  • 破碎 — pòsuì (1) [smash sth. to pieces; fragmentate]∶破成碎片, 尤指被炸碎 用机器破碎矿石 (2) [destory]∶毁坏; 破损碎裂 山河破碎风飘絮, 身世浮沉雨打萍。 宋·文天祥《过零丁洋》 (3) [cut apart; dismember]∶割裂; 肢解 群经破碎, 后学迷误 (4) [ruin; evaporate]∶毁灭; 破灭 少爷的梦破碎了。 巴金《秋》 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

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