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- n. Offshoot.
- n. An incidental benefit or unexpected pay-off.
- n. By-product.
- n. A fictional work where the protagonist was introduced in a preceding work or at least shares the same equivalent setting, often in a different aspect.
- n. The formation of a subsidiary company that continues the operations of part of the parent company; the company so formed.
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- n. a product made during the manufacture of something else
spin + off (Wiktionary)