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    In music, the word “breakdown” could mean one of several things.

    1. An instrumental or percussion section or interlude during a song (the term, used in this way, is popular with the kids these days).
    2. An analysis or classification of something; division into parts, categories, processes, etc. (a lesson breaking down a song in easily digestible parts)
    3. A killer Tom Petty song with a cool lead guitar part: