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Meaning of FURCATE

Pronunciation:  'furkeyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork; "The road forks"
 

FURCATE is a 7 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: branch, fork, ramify, separate
 
 See Also: arborise, arborize, bifurcate, branch out, broaden, diverge, diversify, trifurcate, twig

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fur"cate\, Furcated \Fur"ca*ted\, a. [L. furca fork.
See {Fork}.]
Forked; branching like a fork; as, furcate twigs.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: akimbo, angle, angle off, angular, arboreal, arborescent, arboriform, bend, bent, biforked, bifurcate, bifurcated, branch, branch out, branched, branching, branchlike, cornered, crank, crook, crooked, crotched, dendriform, dendritic, divaricate, elbow, fork, forked, forking, forklike, furcal, geniculate, geniculated, hook, hooked, jagged, knee-shaped, pointed, pronged, ramify, ramous, sawtooth, saw-toothed, serrate, sharp, sharp-cornered, stem, swerve, treelike, tree-shaped, tridentlike, trifurcate, trifurcated, veer, V-shaped, Y-shaped, zag, zig, zigzag
 

 

 

 

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