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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 break out

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 break out /(ˈ)breˈkaʊt/ 不及物動詞

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 break out
      v 1: start abruptly; "After 1989, peace broke out in the former
           East Bloc" [syn: erupt]
      2: begin suddenly and sometimes violently; "He broke out
      3: move away or escape suddenly; "The horses broke from the
         stable"; "Three inmates broke jail"; "Nobody can break
         out--this prison is high security" [syn: break, break
      4: take from stowage in preparation for usage
      5: become raw or open; "He broke out in hives"; "My skin breaks
         out when I eat strawberries"; "Such boils tend to
         recrudesce" [syn: erupt, recrudesce]