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Of a telephone conversation, to cease to be understandable because of a bad connection.

You are breaking up. Can you repeat that?

Additional definitions for 'break up':

break upTo break or separate into pieces; to disintegrate or come apart.
break upTo end a relationship.
break upTo dissolve; to part.
break upTo break or separate into pieces.
break upTo stop a fight; to separate people who are fighting.
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