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ramification

 [ram″ĭ-fĭ-ka´shun]
1. distribution in branches.
2. a branch or set of branches.

ram·i·fi·ca·tion

(ram'i-fi-kā'shŭn),
The process of dividing into a branchlike pattern.

ramification

/ram·i·fi·ca·tion/ (ram″ĭ-fĭ-ka´shun)
1. distribution in branches.
2. a branching.

ramification

[ram′ifikā′shən]
Etymology: L, ramus, branch, facere, to make
a branching, distribution.

ram·i·fi·ca·tion

(ram'i-fi-kā'shŭn)
The process of dividing into a branchlike pattern.

ram·i·fi·ca·tion

(ram'i-fi-kā'shŭn)
Process of dividing into a branchlike pattern.

ramification

1. distribution in branches.
2. a branch or set of branches.
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