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  1. any projection that is thought to resemble an arm; "the arm of the record player"; "an arm of the sea"; "a branch of the sewer" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. an administrative division of some larger or more complex organization; "a branch of Congress" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. grow and send out branches or branch-like structures; "these plants ramify early and get to be very large" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a stream or river connected to a larger one Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a natural consequence of development Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. a part of a forked or branching shape; "he broke off one of the branches"; "they took the south fork" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork; "The road forks" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. A shoot or secondary stem growing from the main stem, or from a principal limb or bough of a tree or other plant. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Any division extending like a branch; any arm or part connected with the main body of thing; ramification; as, the branch of an antler; the branch of a chandelier; a branch of a river; a branch of a railway. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Any member or part of a body or system; a distinct article; a section or subdivision; a department. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. One of the portions of a curve that extends outwards to an indefinitely great distance; as, the branches of an hyperbola. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A line of family descent, in distinction from some other line or lines from the same stock; any descendant in such a line; as, the English branch of a family. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A warrant or commission given to a pilot, authorizing him to pilot vessels in certain waters. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. Diverging from, or tributary to, a main stock, line, way, theme, etc.; as, a branch vein; a branch road or line; a branch topic; a branch store. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. To shoot or spread in branches; to separate into branches; to ramify. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. To divide into separate parts or subdivision. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. To divide as into branches; to make subordinate division in. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. To adorn with needlework representing branches, flowers, or twigs. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. A shoot or limb from a main bough; any member or part of a body or system; a department; a division of a family descended from some particular ancestor; a section or subdivision. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  21. Turning aside from the trunk or main body; as, the Pennsylvania Railroad system includes may branch roads. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  22. To divide from the main body; to diverge; with out. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  23. To divide. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  24. An arm-like division; an off-shoot. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  25. A shoot or arm-like limb of a tree: anything like a branch: any offshoot or subdivision. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  26. To divide into branches. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  27. To spread out as a branch. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  28. BRANCHLESS, BRANCHY. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  29. Limb of a tree; tributary of a river; any offshoot or division. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  30. To divide into or adorn with branches; put forth branches. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  31. Diverging from or merging in a trunk, stock, or main part. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  32. A secondary stem, as of a tree; an offshoot; side issue; division; department; tributary. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  33. The shoot or limb of a tree; any offshoot, or any member, part, or subdivision of a body or system; any individual of a family descending in a collateral line; a warrant or commission given to a pilot. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  34. To divide into branches, or subordinate divisions; to adorn with needlework, representing flowers and sprigs. Branches of a bridle, two pieces of bent iron which bear the bit, the cross-chains, and the curb. To branch out, to speak diffusively. Branched-work, the sculptured leaves and branches in monuments and friezes. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  35. To shoot out in branches or into subdivisions. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  36. The shoot of a tree or plant; an arm; any part of a body or system; a descendant from a common parent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  37. To divide into parts; to spread out. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  38. A bough; a principal outgrowth from a stem or axis; a principal division of an artery, vein, or nerve. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  39. a symbol of kings descended from royal ancestors ( Ezekiel 17:3 Ezekiel 17:10 ; Daniel 11:7 ); of prosperity ( Job 8:16 ); of the Messiah, a branch out of the root of the stem of Jesse ( Isaiah 11:1 ), the "beautiful branch" ( 4:2 ), a "righteous branch" ( Jeremiah 23:5 ), "the Branch" ( Zechariah 3:8 ; 6:12 ). Disciples are branches of the true vine ( John 15:5 John 15:6 ). "The branch of the terrible ones" ( Isaiah 25:5 ) is rightly translated in the Revised Version "the song of the terrible ones," i.e., the song of victory shall be brought low by the destruction of Babylon and the return of the Jews from captivity. The "abominable branch" is a tree on which a malefactor has been hanged ( Isaiah 14:19 ). The "highest branch" in Ezekiel 17:3 represents Jehoiakim the king. biblestudytools.com
  40. An offshoot, lateral extension, or subdivision. A branch of a family stock is a group of persons, related among themselves by descent from a common ancestor, and related to the main stock by the fact that that common ancestor descends from the original founder or progenitor. thelawdictionary.org
  41. This is a metaphorical expression, which designates, in the genealogy of a numerous family, a portion of that family which has sprang from the same root or stock; these latter expressions, like the first, are also metaphorical. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  42. The whole of a genealogy is often called the genealogical tree; and sometimes it is made to take the form of a tree, which is in the first place divided into as many branches as there are children, afterwards into as many branches as there are grand-children, then of great grandchildren, &c. If, for example, it be desired to have a genealogical tree of Peter's family, Peter will be made the trunk of the tree; if he has had two children, John and James, their names will be written on the first two branches; which will themelves shoot out as many smaller branches as John and James have children; from these other's proceed, till the whole family is represented on the tree; thus the origin, the application, and the use of the word branch in genealogy will be at once perceived. 1215.org/lawnotes/bouvier/bouvier.htm
  43. 1. An edge in a tree.2. A jump. foldoc_fs
  44. bransh, n. a shoot or arm-like limb of a tree: anything like a limb of a tree: any offshoot or subdivision, a section or department of a subject: any subordinate division of a business, &c., as a branch-bank or pawn-shop.--v.t. to divide into branches.--v.i. to spread out as a branch (with out, off, from).--adj. BRANCHED.--ns. BRANCH'ER, a young hawk or other bird when it leaves the nest and begins to take to the branches; BRANCH'ERY, branches collectively.--adjs. BRANCH'ING, furnished with or shooting out branches; BRANCH'LESS.--ns. BRANCH'LET, a little branch; BRANCH'-P[=I]'LOT, one who holds the Trinity House certificate; BRANCH'-WORK, ornamental figured patterns.--adj. BRANCH'Y.--ROOT AND BRANCH, thoroughly--used also adjectively, as in a 'root-and-branch' policy. [Fr. branche--Low L. branca, a beast's paw--L. brachium.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  45. A term applied, generally, to the principal division of an artery or nerve. The word is commonly used synonymously with Ramus; but often, with the French, Branche signifies the great division ;-Rameau, Lat. Ramus, the division of the branches; and Ramuscules, Lat. Ramusculi, the divisions of these last. The French, also, speak of the branches of the pubis for the Rami of that bone, branches of the ischium for the rami of the ischium, &c. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  46. Limb springing from tree or bough (bough, b., twig, is the order, but b. sometimes for either of the others); lateral extension or subdivision of mountain-range, river, road, family, genus, subject of knowledge, argument, legislature, bank or other business, &c; root-&-b. adj., root& b. adv., thorough (ly), radical (ly). Hence (-)branched, branchless, aa., branchlet n. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  47. Put branches out, forth; spring out, spread forth, tend away or off, diverge into. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  48. An outgrowth or prolongation from a main trunk or structure; one of two or more divisions of a main stem, as of a plant, an artery, a nerve, a bronchial tube, etc. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  49. n. [French] A limb; a bough growing from a stem, or for another bough;—a shooting from the main body; a ramification;—a part of a body or system; a section or subdivision;—a line of family descent; a descendant;—a commission given to a pilot;—a chandelier. Cabinet Dictionary
  50. The shoot of a tree from one of the main boughs; any distant article; any part that shoots out from the rest; a smaller river running into a larger; any part of a family descending in a collateral line; the offspring, the descendant; the antlers or shoots of a stag's horn. Complete Dictionary

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