Branchlet \Branch"let\, n. [Branch + -let.] A little branch; a twig. [1913 Webster]

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  • branchlet — [branch′lit] n. a small branch or twig …   English World dictionary

  • branchlet — noun Date: circa 1731 a small usually terminal branch …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • branchlet — /branch lit, brahnch /, n. a small branch or a subdivision of a branch. [1725 35; BRANCH + LET] * * * …   Universalium

  • branchlet — noun A small branch; a twig or sprig …   Wiktionary

  • branchlet — n. small branch …   English contemporary dictionary

  • branchlet — branch·let …   English syllables

  • branchlet — branch•let [[t]ˈbræntʃ lɪt, ˈbrɑntʃ [/t]] n. bot a small branch • Etymology: 1725–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • branchlet — /ˈbræntʃlət/ (say branchluht) noun a small branch. {branch + let} …   Australian English dictionary

  • branchlet — noun a small branch or division of a branch (especially a terminal division); usually applied to branches of the current or preceding year • Syn: ↑twig, ↑sprig • Derivationally related forms: ↑twiggy (for: ↑twig), ↑twig ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • arborvitae — /ahr beuhr vuy tee/, n. 1. any of several ornamental or timber producing evergreen trees belonging to the genus Thuja, of the cypress family, native to North America and eastern Asia, having a scaly bark and scalelike leaves on branchlets. 2.… …   Universalium

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