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offshoot

off·shoot

offshoot

 
pronunciation:
awf shut
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a branch or shoot from a main stem, as of a plant.
similar words:
germ, outgrowth
definition 2: a branch, descendant, or derivative of an original source.
similar words:
branch, descendant, limb, outgrowth
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