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WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches; "the biramous appendages of an arthropod"; "long branched hairs on its legson which pollen collects"; "a forked river"; "a forked tail"; "forked lightning"; "horseradish grown in poor soil may develop prongy roots" [syn: bifurcate, biramous, branched, forked, fork-like, forficate, pronged, prongy]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Forficate For"fi*cate, a. [L. forfex, forficis, shears.] (Zo["o]l.) Deeply forked, as the tail of certain birds.



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