HyperDic: branchlet

English > 1 sense of the word branchlet:
NOUNplantbranchlet, twig, spriga small branch or division of a branch (especially a terminal division)
branchlet > pronunciation
Soundsbrae'nchlaht
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
English > branchlet: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningA small branch or division of a branch (especially a terminal division); usually applied to branches of the current or preceding year.
Synonymstwig, sprig
NarrowerbrierA thorny stem or twig
wandA thin supple twig or rod
withe, withyStrong flexible twig
BroaderbranchA division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant
Spanishrama, ramita, ramo, vástago, verdugo, verdugón
Catalanbranqueta, branquilló

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