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branch

noun [C]
 
 
/brɑːntʃ/
TREE B1 one of the many parts of a tree that grows out from its trunk (= main, vertical part) ForestryParts of plantsTrees - general words
BUSINESS B1 one of several shops, offices, etc that are part of a company or organization: a bank with branches all over the countryBusinesses and enterprises
SUBJECT B2 a part of a subject: Neurology is a branch of medicine.Subjects and disciplines
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