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English definition of “branch”

branch

noun [C] (RIVER/ROAD)    /brɑːntʃ/ US  /bræntʃ/
a part of a river or road that leaves the main part: This branch of the river eventually empties into the Atlantic.Parts of watercourses
(Definition of branch noun (RIVER/ROAD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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