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break key

A keyboard key that is pressed to stop the execution of the current program or transmission.



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BREbreak point
breachbreakout box
bread and butter applicationbreakpoint
bread boardBREW
bread crumbBRI
breadboardbrick
Breadboxbrick & click
breadcrumbbrick & mortar
breadcrumbsbrick and click
breakbrick and mortar

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