multibranch

adjective
mul·​ti·​branch | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈbranch How to pronounce multibranch (audio) , -ˌtī-\
variants: or less commonly multibranched \ ˌməl-​tē-​ˈbrancht How to pronounce multibranched (audio) , -​ˌtī-​ \

Definition of multibranch

: having, consisting of, or involving more than two branches a multibranch organization The flower heads are flat-topped, multibranched clusters that some people have described as looking somewhat similar to a head of cauliflower.— Sylvan T. Runkel and Dean M. Roose

First Known Use of multibranch

1862, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about multibranch

Statistics for multibranch

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for multibranch

The first known use of multibranch was in 1862

See more words from the same year

Comments on multibranch

What made you want to look up multibranch? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

appealing forcibly to the mind or reason

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!