Meaning of the Sanskrit Word: sakhate

  śākhāte—in the branch    Adi 9.19
  śākhāte—branch    Adi 10.160
  śākhāte—on the subbranches    Adi 12.7
  śākhāte—of the branch    Adi 12.79

Can't find any compound Sanskrit words containing sakhate.