Definition of Branched. Meaning of Branched. Synonyms of Branched

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Branched. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Branched and, of course, Branched synonyms and on the right images related to the word Branched.

Definition of Branched

Branch
Branch Branch, n.; pl. Branches. [OE. braunche, F. branche, fr. LL. branca claw of a bird or beast of prey; cf. Armor. brank branch, bough.] 1. (Bot.) A shoot or secondary stem growing from the main stem, or from a principal limb or bough of a tree or other plant. 2. Any division extending like a branch; any arm or part connected with the main body of thing; ramification; as, the branch of an antler; the branch of a chandelier; a branch of a river; a branch of a railway. Most of the branches, or streams, were dried up. --W. Irving. 3. Any member or part of a body or system; a distinct article; a section or subdivision; a department. ``Branches of knowledge.' --Prescott. It is a branch and parcel of mine oath. --Shak. 4. (Geom.) One of the portions of a curve that extends outwards to an indefinitely great distance; as, the branches of an hyperbola. 5. A line of family descent, in distinction from some other line or lines from the same stock; any descendant in such a line; as, the English branch of a family. His father, a younger branch of the ancient stock. --Carew. 6. (Naut.) A warrant or commission given to a pilot, authorizing him to pilot vessels in certain waters. Branches of a bridle, two pieces of bent iron, which bear the bit, the cross chains, and the curb. Branch herring. See Alewife. Root and branch, totally, wholly. Syn: Bough; limb; shoot; offshoot; twig; sprig.
Branch
Branch Branch, v. t. 1. To divide as into branches; to make subordinate division in. 2. To adorn with needlework representing branches, flowers, or twigs. The train whereof loose far behind her strayed, Branched with gold and pearl, most richly wrought. --Spenser.
Branch
Branch Branch, a. Diverging from, or tributary to, a main stock, line, way, theme, etc.; as, a branch vein; a branch road or line; a branch topic; a branch store.

Meaning of Branched from wikipedia

- United States Branch, Arkansas Branch, Louisiana Branch, Michigan Branch, Missouri Branch, Texas Branch, Wisconsin Branch County, Michigan Branch Township...
- A branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) is an amino acid having an aliphatic side-chain with a branch (a central carbon atom bound to three or more carbon atoms)...
- caused by a deficiency of the branched-chain alpha-keto acid dehydrogenase complex (BCKAD), leading to a buildup of the branched-chain amino acids (leucine...
- The Seven-Branched Sword (****anese: 七支刀, Hepburn: Shichi****ō) is a sword of continental manufacture believed to be identical with the artifact of that...
- words for branch are ramus or cladus. The second term is an affix found in other modern words such as cladodonts (prehistoric sharks with branched teeth)...
- structure; branched (general formula C nH 2n+2, n > 3) wherein the carbon backbone splits off in one or more directions; the simplest branched alkane is...
- the adaptive immune response. At certain development stages they grow branched projections, the dendrites that give the cell its name (δένδρον or déndron...
- island possessions. The federal government is composed of three distinct branches: legislative, executive, and judicial, whose powers are vested by the U...
- b****. Branched Oak Lake dam, seen from the south Branched Oak Lake as seen from the dam Branched Oak Lake marina Branched Oak Lake marina Branched Oak Lake...
- parti****tes in the synthesis of branched, long-chain fatty acids. In plants, this enzyme is involved in the synthesis of branched, long-chain hydrocarbons....
Loading...