Noun Definition

branch

1.Definition: a division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant

Category: Plants

2.Definition: a division of some larger or more complex organization

"A branch of Congress", "Botany is a branch of biology", "The Germanic branch of Indo-European languages"

Related Noun(s):subdivision, arm

Category: General

3.Definition: a natural consequence of development

Related Noun(s):outgrowth, offshoot, offset

Category: General

4.Definition: a part of a forked or branching shape

"He broke off one of the branches"

Related Noun(s):leg, ramification

Category: General

5.Definition: a stream or river connected to a larger one

Category: Objects

6.Definition: any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm

"The arm of the record player", "An arm of the sea", "A branch of the sewer"

Related Noun(s):limb, arm

Category: Objects