root

that part of a word that is left when all affixes have been removed ( industry is the root of preindustrial).

Root

Root is slang for cannabis.
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Root

the portion of the plant usually found below ground. They are distinguished from stems by not having nodes.
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root

Usually the below ground portion of a plant. Contrast with shoot.
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Root

The part of a tooth embedded in the jaw. Teeth may have from 1 to 5 roots.
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root

[n] - a number that when multiplied by itself some number of times equals a given number 2. [n] - the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes 3. [n] - (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed 4. [n] - the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support 5. [v] - come...
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Root

The letter-name reference note for A chord
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Root

The System Administrator account on a UNIX system.
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Root

A root of a polynomial function, f, is just a solution to the equation f(x) = 0, that is an input that yields an output of 0.The Nth root of a number, is that which when multiplied by itself N times produces the desired number. The square root or 2nd root of 4 is 2 (2 x 2 = 4). The cube (3rd) root of 27 is 9 (3 x 3 x 3 =9). See also: Cub...
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Root

Root intransitive verb [ Anglo-Saxon wrōtan ; akin to wrōt a snout, trunk, Dutch wroeten to root, German rüssel snout, trunk, proboscis, Icelandic rōta to root, and perhaps to Latin rodere to gnaw (E. rodent ) or to English ro...
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Root

Root transitive verb To turn up or to dig out with the snout; as, the swine roots the earth.
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Root

Root noun [ Icelandic rōt (for vrōt ); akin to English wort , and perhaps to root to turn up the earth. See Wort .] 1. (Botany) (a) The underground portion of a plant, whether a true root or a tuber, a bulb or rootstock, as in th...
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Root

Root (rōt) intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Rooted ; present participle & verbal noun Rooting .] 1. To fix the root; to enter the earth, as roots; to take root and begin to grow. « In deep grounds the w...
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root

<botany> The water- and mineral-absorbing part of a plant which is usually underground, does not bear leaves, tends to grow downwards and is typically derived from the radicle of the embryo. ... See: adventitious. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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root

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

rootle verb dig with the snout; `the pig was rooting for truffles`
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root

(rldbomact) the descending and subterranean part of a plant. that portion of an organ, such as a tooth, hair, or nail, that is buried in the tissues, or by which it arises from another structure. a nerve root.
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Root

• (v. i.) To shout for, or otherwise noisly applaud or encourage, a contestant, as in sports; hence, to wish earnestly for the success of some one or the happening of some event, with the superstitious notion that this action may have efficacy; -- usually with for; as, the crowd rooted for the home team. • (n.) That which resembles a root...
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(from the article `arithmetic`) ...For instance, if is any whole number and is any positive real number, there exists a unique positive real number , called the th root of , whose ... Chinese mathematicians during the period parallel to the European Middle Ages developed their own methods for classifying and solving quadratic ... U...
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(from the article `harmony`) ...common practice period, Traité de l`harmonie (1722), by the French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau. The crux of Rameau`s theory is the argument that ...
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(from the article `tooth`) ...end. The pulp canal extends almost the whole length of the tooth and communicates with the body`s general nutritional and nervous systems through ... Each tooth consists of a crown and one or more roots. The crown is the functional part of the tooth that is visible above the gum. The root is the ... [2 r...
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root

in mathematics, a solution to an equation, usually expressed as a number or an algebraic formula.[3 related articles]
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root

in botany, that part of a plant normally underground. Its primary functions are anchorage of the plant, absorption of water and dissolved minerals ... [23 related articles]
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Root

The part of a plant/tree, usually underground, that anchors the plant/tree. Can be a hazard to trail users when they protrude through the tread surface.
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Root

In music a root is the fundamental tone of any chord; the tone from whose harmonics, or overtones, a chord is composed.
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