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In vascular plants, the root is the organ of a plant that typically lies below the surface of the soil. However, roots can also be aerial or aerating (growing up above the ground or especially above water). Furthermore, a stem normally occurring below ground is not exceptional either (see rhizome). Therefore, the root is best defined as the non-le...
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ROOT is an object-oriented program and library developed by CERN. It was originally designed for particle physics data analysis and contains several features specific to this field, but it is also used in other applications such as astronomy and data mining. == Description == CERN maintained a program library written in FORTRAN for many years; dev...
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The letter-name reference note for A chord
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• (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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<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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(1) a base morpheme without affixes attached to it. (2) A word in an older language that became the
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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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(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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1) In grammar the unalterable core of a word to which all suffixes are added, e.g. friend in un-friend-li-ness. 2) In etymology, the earliest form of a word. 3) In phonetics, the part of the tongue which lies furthest back in the mouth.
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rootle verb dig with the snout; `the pig was rooting for truffles`
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tooth root noun the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support
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(botany) Click images to enlargeThe part of a plant that is usually underground, and whose primary functions are anchorage and the absorption of water and dissolved mineral salts. Roots usually grow downwards and towards water (that is, they ar...
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(equation) Of an equation, a value that satisfies the equality. For example, x = 0 and x = 5 are roots of the equation x2 -5x = 0
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(inverse of power) In mathematics, a number which when multiplied by itself will equal a given number (the inverse of an exponent or power). On a calculator, roots may be found by using the buttons marked or inv xy. For example, the cubed root of 27 i...
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(language) In language, the basic element from which a word is derived. The root is a morpheme, a unit that cannot be subdivided. The Latin word dominus (`master`), for example, is a root from which many English words are derived, such as `dominate`, ...
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[Chinese constellation] The Root mansion (氐宿, pinyin: Dī Xiù) is one of the Twenty-eight mansions of the Chinese constellations. It is one of the eastern mansions of the Azure Dragon. ==Asterisms== ...
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[chord] In music theory, the root of a chord is the note on which a chord is built. For example, a three-note triad using C as a root would be C-E-G. Conventionally, the name of the root note denotes the chord. Thus, a major chord built upon C is called a C major chord. The root is often confused with the tonic, which is the reference note ...
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[company] Root is a Japanese visual novel studio under the publishing combany Orbit founded in 2000. Root`s titles are eroge that contain erotic scenes. It was closed in March 2010 following the earthquake, along with the rest of Orbit brands. ==Products== Orbit`s Root website {jp icon} ...
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[linguistics] A root, or root word, is a word that does not have a prefix (in front of the word) or a suffix (at the end of a word). The root word is the primary lexical unit of a word, and of a word family (root is then called base word), which carries the most significant aspects of semantic content and cannot be reduced into smaller cons...
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[math] Vallenato, along with cumbia, is currently a popular folk music of Colombia. It primarily comes from the Colombia`s Caribbean region. Vallenato literally means `born in the valley`. The valley influencing this name is located between the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta and the Serranía de Perijá in northeast Colombia. The name also ap...
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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 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 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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