Definisi 'root'
English to English
noun
1 (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
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2 the place where something begins, where it springs into being
Example:
• the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
• Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
• Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
• communism's Russian root
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3 (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
Example:
• thematic vowels are part of the stem
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4 a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number
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5 the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation
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6 someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
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7 a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes
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8 the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support
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9 The underground portion of a plant, whether a true root or a tuber, a bulb or rootstock, as in the potato, the onion, or the sweet flag.
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verb
10 take root and begin to grow
Example:
• this plant roots quickly
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11 come into existence, originate
Example:
• The problem roots in her depression
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12 plant by the roots
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13 dig with the snout
Example:
• the pig was rooting for truffles
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14 become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style
Example:
• He finally settled down
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15 cause to take roots
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16 To turn up the earth with the snout, as swine.
source: webster1913
17 To turn up or to dig out with the snout; as, the swine roots the earth.
source: webster1913
18 To fix the root; to enter the earth, as roots; to take root and begin to grow.
source: webster1913
19 To plant and fix deeply in the earth, or as in the earth; to implant firmly; hence, to make deep or radical; to establish; -- used chiefly in the participle; as, rooted trees or forests; rooted dislike.
source: webster1913
20 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.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
antecedent, ancestral, hereditary, patrimonial, transmissible, stem, descendant, descendent, linguistics, botany, phytology, anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure, descriptor, relation, plant organ, number, grow,

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