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Synonyms for branch


branch off


  • turn off
  • deviate
  • change direction
  • leave the road
  • take a side road
  • take another road
  • quit the road
  • depart from the road

branch out

Synonyms for branch

something resembling or structurally analogous to a tree branch

an area of academic study that is part of a larger body of learning

a local unit of a business or an auxiliary controlled by such a business

a component of government that performs a given function

a part of a family, tribe, or other group, or of such a group's language, that is believed to stem from a common ancestor

a small stream

to separate into branches or branchlike parts

Synonyms for branch

a division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant

a part of a forked or branching shape

a natural consequence of development

a stream or river connected to a larger one

any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm


Related Words

grow and send out branches or branch-like structures

divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork

References in classic literature ?
Throughout the States, it appears that the members of the legislature may at the same time be justices of the peace; in this State, the members of one branch of it are EX-OFFICIO justices of the peace; as are also the members of the executive council.
I cried, with my arms round the branch and all my nerves tingling.
Once I put my weight upon a rotten branch and swung for a few seconds by my hands, but in the main it was all easy climbing.
Tarzan had felt the instantaneous relaxation of the body beneath him after the heavy impact with the tree limb, and as the other turned completely over and started again upon its fall toward the ground, he reached forth a hand and caught the branch in time to stay his own descent, while the ape dropped like a plummet to the foot of the tree.
Now she sat upon a high branch, safe out of harm's way, cuddling the little thing close to her hairy breast, the while her savage little eyes bored down upon the contestants in the clearing, and her ferocious voice urged Taug and the other bulls to leap into the melee.
Not content with this, he broke off a stout branch, and, holding on with one hand and foot, jabbed the infuriated beasts in the sides and whacked them across their noses.
Aparri, Cagayan - Branch 7; Ilagan City, Isabela - Branch 18; Santiago City, Branch 36; Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya - Branch 27; Balanga City, Bataan - Branch 3; Malolos City - Branches 11, 15, and 84; Cabanatuan City - Branches 25 and 30; Guimba, Nueva Ecija - Branch 31; Gapan City - Branches 34 and 35; Sto.
1503-2(c)(3) and (4) currently define a separate unit of a domestic corporation as a foreign branch or an interest in a partnership, trust, or hybrid entity.
The best decision branch is found by finding the alternative with the highest monetary value determining EMV.
4) Her father was a prominent lawyer and community leader, who was instrumental in establishing the Duchess County Branch of the NAACP in 1931, for which her brother, Gaius Charles Bolin, Jr.
Section 9(4) of the Act (4) requires the Board, when acting on a branch application, to consider the financial condition of the applying bank, the general character of its management, and whether its corporate powers are consistent with the purposes of the Act.
voters directly elect members of which branch of the federal government?
One tree might look perfect, then another might have a branch shooting straight down.
the branch to the posterior belly of the digastric muscle