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English verb: divaricate

1. divaricate (stative) branch off

SamplesThe road divaricates here.

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)diverge

2. divaricate (contact) spread apart

SamplesDivaricate one's fingers.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)open, spread, spread out, unfold

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