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On Thursday night, the cluster of coronavirus cases at a hotel quarantine site near the Melbourne airport grew to 13 and Andrews was forced to mandate a five-day lockdown, a “short, sharp circuit breaker” as he called it.Novak Djokovic’s five-set battle at Australian Open started with fans and ended without them|Matt Bonesteel|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
At the very least, we need circuit breakers at the state and city level in the highest transmission states.We Can't Afford to Wait for COVID-19 Vaccines To Be Rolled Out. Here’s What We Can Do to Curb the Virus Now|Gavin Yamey|January 13, 2021|Time
A circuit breaker with an off setting is no good at all if it doesn’t have an honest on as well.Can a 2-Week 'Circuit Breaker' Lockdown Curb COVID-19? The U.K. May Be About to Find Out|Jeffrey Kluger|October 19, 2020|Time
She argues that this approach must change, and that circuit breakers offer the potential to do enormous good with little harm.
The spokesperson, who spoke on condition of anonymity, also cited a recent example—one involving an audio post suggesting right-wing activists run over protesters with cars—of the circuit breaker working.
It's not necessarily a deal-breaker, but it is kind of a top priority.
He went on to be a star on the international circuit all the way until his retirement in 2013.
There is such a thing in presidential primary politics as a single-issue deal-breaker.
Mixing meat and dairy is a kosher rule-breaker, so they switched the cheese for potatoes.
And in September 2008, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit ordered the release of a 21-photo subset.The Detainee Abuse Photos Obama Didn’t Want You To See|Noah Shachtman, Tim Mak|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This Isthmus has a circuit of fully five hundred leagues and is occupied by the Soriquois tribe.
There are nine of these courts, one for each circuit into which the United States is divided.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
At a circuit dinner, a counsellor observed to another, "I shall certainly hang your client."
On a rocky islet in the centre of a fresh water pond two miles in circuit they commenced erecting a fort and store house.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
An attorney traveling with his clerk to the circuit, the latter asked his master what was the chief point in a lawsuit.