Definition of Snap off

1. Verb. Break a piece from a whole. "Break a branch from a tree"

Exact synonyms: Break, Break Off
Generic synonyms: Detach
Derivative terms: Breakable, Breakage, Breaker



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Snap Off

snap-link
snap-shot
snap at
snap bean
snap cap
snap fastener
snap finger
snap in
snap inhale
snap inhales
snap it up
snap judgment
snap line
snap of a finger
snap off (current term)
snap one's fingers
snap out of
snap pea
snap pizzicato
snap ring
snap rings
snap roll
snap shot
snap someone's head off
snap up
snap willow
snaparazzi
snapback
snapbacks

Literary usage of Snap off

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Seed Dispersal by William James Beal (1898)
"Living branches snap off and are carried by water or wind. — Some trees and shrubs among the willows are called snap-willows, because their branches are ..."

2. Dictionary of Scientific Illustrations and Symbols: Moral Truths Mirrored in (1894)
"He eludes you like the glass-snake, which, when pursued and touched, will contract the muscles of its tail with such excessive force as to snap off that ..."

3. The Backup Book: Disaster Recovery from Desktop to Data Center by Dorian J. Cougias, E. L. Heiberger, Karsten Koop (2003)
"The basic cluster can have mirrored volumes within the same RAID array, as shown in Figure 16-15. Using FlashSnap with the cluster as a snap-off mirror vol- ..."

4. Classified Gymnasium Exercises: Of System of R.J. Roberts ; with Notes by A. K. Jones, R. J. Roberts (1890)
"Twist scissors to right on length of buck, snap off. 4. Twist scissors to left on length of buck, snap off. 5. Straddle walk on hands. 6. ..."

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