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offshoot

noun [C] uk   /ˈɒf.ʃuːt/ us    /ˈɑːf-/
something that has developed from something larger that already existed: It's an offshoot of a much larger company based in Sydney.
Translations of “offshoot”
in Chinese (Traditional) 分支, 分支機構…
in Chinese (Simplified) 分支, 分支机构…
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