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shatter verb definition in Materials and properties topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

shatter

 verb: Materials and properties topic
[intransitive, transitive] to suddenly break into small pieces; to make something suddenly break into small pieces shatter (into something) He dropped the vase and it shattered into pieces on the floor. the sound of shattering glass shatter something (into something) The explosion shattered all the windows in the building.

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