Definition of root

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  • root

    noun plant

    (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground

  • beginning

    noun location

    the place where something begins, where it springs into being

  • root

    noun communication

    (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed

  • root

    noun quantity

    a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number

  • solution

    noun group

    the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

  • ancestor

    noun person

    someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)

  • etymon

    noun communication

    a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes

  • root

    noun body

    the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support

  • root

    verb change

    take root and begin to grow

  • root

    verb stative

    come into existence, originate

  • root

    verb contact

    plant by the roots

  • rout

    verb contact

    dig with the snout

  • settle

    verb change

    become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style

  • root

    verb change

    cause to take roots

Words that start with root

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Prefixes of root

Suffixes of root