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forks

verb
present tense third-person singular of fork

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to go or move in different directions from a central point
  • the road forks up ahead and you'll want to take the right fork

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forks

noun
plural of fork

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“Forks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forks. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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