The definition of a breach is a break, or violation.(noun)
Breach is defined as break or violate.(verb)
See breach in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME breche < OE bryce < brecan (see break); infl. by OFr breche < OHG brecha, of same orig.
See breach in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English breche
Origin: , from Old English brēc; see bhreg- in Indo-European roots.
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