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break-up

1. In detection by radar, the separation of one solid return into a number of individual returns which correspond to the various objects or structure groupings. This separation is contingent upon a number of factors including range, beam width, gain setting, object size and distance between objects.
2. In imagery interpretation, the result of magnification or enlargement which causes the imaged item to lose its identity and the resultant presentation to become a random series of tonal impressions. Also called split-up.
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break-up

[ˈbreɪkʌp]
A. N [of partnership] → disolución f; [of couple] → separación f
B. CPD break-up value N (Comm) → valor m en liquidación

break-up

[ˈbreɪkˌʌp] n (of partnership, marriage) → rottura
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but we all know in Walford this means family punch-ups, break-ups and alcoholism.
but we all know that in Walford this means family punch-ups, break-ups and alcoholism.
ENTERTAINMENT Celebrating another year of murders, mystery, make-ups, break-ups and plenty of tears, Phillip Schofield (left) hosts from Manchester's Palace Theatre, where stars from the biggest soaps will all be hoping to win a gong.
THE BRITISH SOAP AWARDS ITV 8pm Celebrating another year of murders, mystery, make-ups, break-ups and tears, Philip Schofield (left) hosts from the Palace Theatre, Manchester where stars from the soaps will all be hoping for a gong.
Top meltdowns, couplings, break-ups, booze-ups and punch-ups including Cheryl Cole becoming Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Russell Brand calling for a revolution
Mr Gabriel said corporate break-ups had previously been necessary in the electricity and gas supply industries to prevent a single company from abusing its dominant position.
Between 2003 and 2009 there was a downward trend in the number of divorces in England and Wales, but in 2010 the number of marital break-ups spiked by nearly five per cent according to the Office for National Statistics The ONS said that the rise could be associated with the recession.
Between 2003 and 2009 there was a general downward trend in the number of divorces in England and Wales, but in 2010 the number of marital break-ups rose by 4.
The 24-year-old actress said that she loves taking her girlfriends to dancing, away from their worries and makes it a point to be with them through their break-ups, Metro.
RED HOT & HOLY: A HERETIC'S LOVE STORY is more than just a biography: it's one woman's exploration of spiritual paths and blends scholarship with personal reflection and modern culture as it traces the personal spiritual journey of Sera Beak, who developed various liaisons with God from Christian affairs and break-ups to Buddhism, Hinduism, and various new age deities.
At times, certainly unpleasant, but that''s the nature of break-ups, I guess.
SECRET court hearings are denying justice to mothers and fathers caught up in family break-ups and custody battles, a Mersey MP warned last night.