The antennules are very large, unbranched and composed of numerous segments; the antenn are much smaller.
In structure they are coriaceous, and include plants both with broad and narrow, branched and unbranched fronds.
An elongated flower-cluster having sessile flowers upon an unbranched axis.
Each leg bears a collecting brush, composed of stiff, unbranched hairs set closely together.
The equally plain distinctions between the branched, unbranched, tubular, and plate-like green alg make them as easy to separate.
The stem is unbranched, from two to three feet high; and the leaves are lanceolate.
The youngest of these, near the growing point of the stem, are unbranched, but the older ones branch extensively (C).
We see that his trunk is single and unbranched, cylindrical, and greenish or yellow-green.
Vegetative body of branched or unbranched cell-filaments, the segments of which separate as swarm-cells (Gonidia).
Usually defined as a plant with a woody stem, unbranched at or near the base, reaching a height of at least 15 feet.
c.1300, braunch, "limb of a tree" (also used of things analogous to it, especially geographic features), from Old French branche "branch, bough, twig; branch of a family" (12c.), from Late Latin branca "footprint," later "a claw, paw," of unknown origin, probably from Gaulish. The connecting notion would be the shape (cf. pedigree). Replaced native bough. Meaning "local office of a business" is first recorded 1817, from earlier sense of "component part of a system" (1690s).
"send out shoots or new limbs," late 14c., also, of blood vessels, family trees, etc., "to be forked," from branch (n.). Meaning "to spread out from a center, radiate" is from c.1400. Related: Branched; branching.
An offshoot or a division of the main portion of a structure, especially that of a nerve, blood vessel, or lymphatic vessel; a ramus.
a symbol of kings descended from royal ancestors (Ezek. 17:3, 10; Dan. 11:7); of prosperity (Job 8:16); of the Messiah, a branch out of the root of the stem of Jesse (Isa. 11:1), the "beautiful branch" (4:2), a "righteous branch" (Jer. 23:5), "the Branch" (Zech. 3:8; 6:12). Disciples are branches of the true vine (John 15:5, 6). "The branch of the terrible ones" (Isa. 25:5) is rightly translated in the Revised Version "the song of the terrible ones," i.e., the song of victory shall be brought low by the destruction of Babylon and the return of the Jews from captivity. The "abominable branch" is a tree on which a malefactor has been hanged (Isa. 14:19). The "highest branch" in Ezek. 17:3 represents Jehoiakim the king.