[em-branch-muh nt, -brahnch-] /ɛmˈbræntʃ mənt, -ˈbrɑntʃ-/
a or ramification.
the process of branching out, esp by a river
a branching out or ramification, as of a river or mountain range
[em-brang-guh l] /ɛmˈbræŋ gəl/ verb (used with object), embrangled, embrangling. 1. to embroil. /ɪmˈbræŋɡəl/ verb 1. (transitive) (rare) to confuse or entangle
[em-brey-zher] /ɛmˈbreɪ ʒər/ noun 1. (in fortification) an opening, as a loophole or crenel, through which missiles may be discharged. 2. Architecture. a splayed enlargement of a door or window toward the inner face of a wall. 3. Dentistry. the space between adjacent teeth. /ɪmˈbreɪʒə/ noun 1. (fortifications) an opening or indentation, as in a […]
[em-brit-l] /ɛmˈbrɪt l/ verb (used with or without object), embrittled, embrittling. 1. to make or become .
[em-brit-l-muh nt] /ɛmˈbrɪt l mənt/ noun 1. the act or process of becoming brittle, as steel from exposure to certain environments or heat treatment or because of the presence of impurities.