forking

Definitions of forking
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n the act of branching out or dividing into branches

Synonyms:
branching, fork, ramification
Types:
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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
Type of:
division
the act or process of dividing

n the place where something divides into branches

Synonyms:
furcation
Types:
bifurcation
the place where something divides into two branches
Type of:
angular shape, angularity
a shape having one or more sharp angles

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