offshoot - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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/ˈɒfˌʃuːt/
singularoffshoot
pluraloffshoots
  1. 1
    a company, group, or organization that has developed from a larger one

    It’s an offshoot of a Swedish company.

    a radical offshoot of the extreme leftist Red Army Faction

  2. 2
    a new branch or stem that grows on a plant