forking

Definitions of forking
  1. noun
    the act of branching out or dividing into branches
    synonyms: branching, fork, ramification
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    bifurcation
    the act of splitting into two branches
    trifurcation
    the act of splitting into three branches
    divarication
    branching at a wide angle
    fibrillation
    act or process of forming fibrils
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    division
    the act or process of dividing
  2. noun
    the place where something divides into branches
    synonyms: furcation
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    bifurcation
    the place where something divides into two branches
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    angular shape, angularity
    a shape having one or more sharp angles
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