broken in

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

broken in (not generally comparable, comparative more broken in, superlative most broken in)

  1. (participial adjective; mechanical, engineering) (sometimes comparative) Having been broken in to seat the parts.
    The engine should be well broken in before its heavy working life begins.
    Synonym: run in (adj)

Verb[edit]

broken in

  1. past participle of break in

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