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Liable to break or to be broken. See Synonyms at fragile.
An article that can be broken easily: We put the breakables away before the toddlers arrived.
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the quality of being breakable
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|Noun||1.||breakableness - the consistency of something that breaks under pressure|
consistency, eubstance, consistence, body - the property of holding together and retaining its shape; "wool has more body than rayon"; "when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake"
unbreakableness - a consistency of something that does not break under pressure
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