unbranched

adjective un·branched \ ˌən-ˈbrancht \

Definition of unbranched

1 : having no branches
  • a straight unbranched trunk
2 : not divided into branches
  • a leaf with unbranched veins

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First Known Use of unbranched

1665

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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unbranched

adjective un·branched \ -ˈbrancht \

medical Definition of unbranched

1 : having no branches
  • unbranched filaments
2 : having a straight chain of atoms in a molecule : normal 4d

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