Meaning of BREAKTHROUGH in English

BREAKTHROUGH

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ big , crucial , great , historic , huge , important , major , real , significant

▪ new , recent

▪ diplomatic , medical , political , scientific , technological

VERB + BREAKTHROUGH

▪ be , represent

▪ achieve , make

We have achieved a real ~ in the search for peace.

BREAKTHROUGH + VERB

▪ come , happen

The crucial ~ came almost by accident.

PREPOSITION

▪ ~ for

The new deal represents a major ~ for the company.

▪ ~ in

a significant ~ in computer design

PHRASES

▪ the latest ~

the latest ~ in biotechnology

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