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


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

 中斷 岔斷

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ter·rup·tion n.
 1. The act of interrupting, or breaking in upon.
 2. The state of being interrupted; a breach or break, caused by the abrupt intervention of something foreign; intervention; interposition.
    Lest the interruption of time cause you to lose the idea of one part.   --Dryden.
 3. Obstruction caused by breaking in upon course, current, progress, or motion; stop; hindrance; as, the author has met with many interruptions in the execution of his work; the speaker or the argument proceeds without interruption.
 4. Temporary cessation; intermission; suspension.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was
           presented without commercial breaks" [syn: break, disruption,
      2: some abrupt occurrence that interrupts; "the telephone is an
         annoying interruption"; "there was a break in the action
         when a player was hurt" [syn: break]
      3: a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation
         of something [syn: pause, intermission, break, suspension]