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offshootnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɔfˌʃut/
something that has developed from something larger that already existed: Cyber cafes are just the latest offshoot of the Internet craze.
(Definition of offshoot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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offshootnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɒfʃuːt/
WORKPLACE a company or activity that has developed from one that already existed: The company's internet offshoot is already making enormous profits.
(Definition of offshoot from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “offshoot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 分支, 分支机构…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分支, 分支機構…
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