Definition of offshoot noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    offshoot

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈɔfʃut//
     
    , NAmE//ˈɑfʃut//
     
     
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  1. 1a thing that develops from something, especially a small organization that develops from a larger one
  2. 2(technology) a new stem that grows on a plant
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