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ramification


ramification

noun ram·i·fi·ca·tion \ˌram-ə-fə-ˈkā-shən\

Definition of RAMIFICATION

1
:  the act or process of branching; specifically :  the mode of arrangement of branches
2
:  a branch or offshoot from a main stock or channel <the ramification of an artery>; also :  the resulting branched structure <make visible the whole ramification of the dendrite>
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