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boughs

noun
plural of bough

Synonyms of boughs

a major outgrowth from the main stem of a woody plant
  • a tree bough fell on my car during the windstorm

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“Boughs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/boughs. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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