Brunch vs. Branch

Brunch vs. Branch — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Brunch and Branch

Brunchnoun

A meal eaten later in the day than breakfast and earlier than lunch, and often consisting of typical foods from both of those meals.

Branchnoun

The woody part of a tree arising from the trunk and usually dividing.

Brunchverb

To eat brunch.

Branchnoun

Any of the parts of something that divides like the branch of a tree.

the branch of an antler, a chandelier, or a railway

Brunchnoun

combination breakfast and lunch; usually served in late morning

Branchnoun

A creek or stream which flows into a larger river. compare Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia run, and New York and New England brook.

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Brunchverb

eat a late-morning meal;

We brunch in Sundays

Branchnoun

(geometry) One of the portions of a curve that extends outwards to an indefinitely great distance.

the branches of a hyperbola

Branchnoun

A location of an organization with several locations.

Our main branch is downtown, and we have branches in all major suburbs.

Branchnoun

A line of family descent, in distinction from some other line or lines from the same stock; any descendant in such a line.

the English branch of a family

Branchnoun

(Mormonism) A local congregation of the LDS Church that is not large enough to form a ward; see Wikipedia article on ward in LDS church.

Branchnoun

An area in business or of knowledge, research.

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Branchnoun

(nautical) A certificate given by Trinity House to a pilot qualified to take navigational control of a ship in British waters.

Branchnoun

(computer architecture) A sequence of code that is conditionally executed.

Branchnoun

(computing) A group of related files in a source control system, including for example source code, build scripts, and media such as images.

Branchnoun

(rail transport) A branch line.

Branchverb

(intransitive) To arise from the trunk or a larger branch of a tree.

Branchverb

(intransitive) To produce branches.

Branchverb

(ambitransitive) To (cause to) divide into separate parts or subdivisions.

Branchverb

To jump to a different location in a program, especially as the result of a conditional statement.

Branchnoun

an administrative division of some larger or more complex organization;

a branch of Congress

Branchnoun

a division of a stem, or secondary stem arising from the main stem of a plant

Branchnoun

a part of a forked or branching shape;

he broke off one of the branchesthey took the south fork

Branchnoun

a natural consequence of development

Branchnoun

a stream or river connected to a larger one

Branchnoun

any projection that is thought to resemble an arm;

the arm of the record playeran arm of the seaa branch of the sewer

Branchverb

grow and send out branches or branch-like structures;

these plants ramify early and get to be very large

Branchverb

divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork;

The road forks