Ramifying
Ramify Ram"i*fy (r[a^]m"[i^]*f[imac]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ramified} (-f[imac]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Ramifying}.] [F. ramifier, LL. ramificare, fr. L. ramus a branch + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See {-fy}.] To divide into branches or subdivisions; as, to ramify an art, subject, scheme. [1913 Webster]

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