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pronged adj
1 having prongs or tines; usually used in combination; "a three-tined fork" [syn: tined]
2 resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches; "the biramous appendages of an arthropod"; "long branched hairs on its legson which pollen collects"; "a forked river"; "a forked tail"; "forked lightning"; "horseradish grown in poor soil may develop prongy roots" [syn: bifurcate, biramous, branched, forked, forficate, prongy]

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  1. (especially in combination) Having (a specified number or type of) prongs

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