pronged

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adjective \ ˈprȯŋd , ˈpräŋd \

Definition of pronged

1 :having a usually specified number of prongs usually used in combination
  • a 3-pronged fork
2 :having a usually specified number of parts or approaches
  • a 2-pronged strategy

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First Known Use of pronged

1707


PRONGED Defined for English Language Learners

pronged

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adjective

Definition of pronged for English Language Learners

  • : having a specified number of prongs

  • : having a specified number of parts


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