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branches

noun , plural of branch

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1 a major outgrowth from the main stem of a woody plant
  • I loved climbing among the branches of that old tree
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2 a local unit of an organization
  • a bank with many neighborhood branches
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3 a stream that flows into a larger body of water
  • the Blue Nile, the Atbara, and the White Nile are the three primary branches of the Nile River
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4 a large unit of a governmental, business, or educational organization
  • the two branches of the U.S. Congress
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