Meaning of ramification
Pronunciation: (ram"u-fi-kā'shun), [key]
- the act or process of ramifying.
- a branch: ramifications of a nerve.
- a related or derived subject, problem, etc.; outgrowth; consequence; implication: The new tax law proved to have many ramifications unforeseen by the lawmakers.
- a structure formed of branches.
- a configuration of branching parts.
- ramification (Thesaurus)