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twig

twig

 
 
pronunciation:
twIg
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part of speech: noun
definition: a small slender branch of a tree or shrub.
similar words:
stick
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derivations: twigless (adj.), twiglike (adj.)
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Twig comes from an Old English word that means "something divided in two."
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  tree