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Branch

An operation in a foreign country incorporated in the home country.

Branch

1. An office or subsidiary of a company that exists and conducts operations in a country other than the one in which the company is headquartered. See also: MNC.

2. A semi-independent office of a bank. For example, a bank may have five branches in a city where account holders can make deposits and withdrawals and conduct other business at the place most convenient for them.
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The researchers also found that the major groups of living penguins began branching off between 16 million and 11 million years ago.
Branching off from scientific theories and religious beliefs, this insightful commentary on existence encourages the exploration of the places where spirituality and science converge.
The water will be transferred to the city from a large river branching off the Tigris.
of Michigan) strolls through the Standard Model of particle physics, and the paths now branching off from it in a quest for elusive answers to persistent questions.
The operator also said it hopes to provide an alternative route to drivers traveling near the accident site, about 80 km west of Tokyo on the expressway, by making toll-free from next Tuesday an expressway branching off from the main line east of the tunnel.