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Root

Spanish
English

root
N

root
N

root
N



arraigar
V
to take root
V

to take root
V



to take root
V

to take root
V

to root
V

hocicar
V
to root among
V


hociquear
V
to root among
V

to root
V

hozar
V
to root among
V

hozar
V
to root in
V


to take root
V

to take root
V

to take root
V

curcuma root
N


raigón
NM
large root
N




rooted
ADJ

rooted
ADJ

rooted
ADJ





to stand rooted to a spot
V


arraigada
ADJ
deep-rooted
ADJ

arraigado
ADJ
deep-rooted
ADJ

grass-roots
ADJ

grass-roots
ADJ

grass-roots
ADJ

profundamente arraigado
ADJ
deep-rooted
ADJ

grass-roots
ADJ

grass-roots
ADJ

grass-roots
ADJ

grass-roots
ADJ

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English Definitions

root
N
(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
root
N
the place where something begins, where it springs into being
root
N
(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
root
N
a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number
root
N
the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation
root
N
someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
root
N
a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes
root
N
the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support
root
V
take root and begin to grow
root
V
come into existence, originate
root
V
plant by the roots
root
V
dig with the snout
root
V
become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style
root
V
cause to take roots
root beer
N
carbonated drink containing extracts of roots and herbs
root beer float
N
an ice-cream soda made with ice cream floating in root beer
root canal
N
the passage in the root of a tooth through which its nerve and blood vessels enter the pulp cavity
root cap
N
thimble-shaped mass of cells covering and protecting the growing tip of a root
root celery
N
grown for its thickened edible aromatic root
root cellar
N
an excavation where root vegetables are stored
root climber
N
a plant that climbs by its adventitious roots e.g. ivy
root crop
N
crop grown for its enlarged roots: e.g. beets; potatoes; turnips
root for
V
take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for
root hair
N
thin hairlike outgrowth of an epidermal cell just behind the tip; absorbs nutrients from the soil
root on
V
spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts
root out
V
pull up by or as if by the roots
root out
V
destroy completely, as if down to the roots
root rot
N
disease characterized by root decay; caused by various fungi
root system
N
a developed system of roots
N
any of various fleshy edible underground roots or tubers
root word
N
(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
N
fixedness by or as if by roots
rootage
N
a developed system of roots
rootage
N
the place where something begins, where it springs into being
(of a potted plant) grown too large for its container resulting in matting or tangling of the roots
rootbound
having the roots matted or densely tangled
rooted
absolutely still
rooter
N
an enthusiastic devotee of sports
rooter skunk
N
large naked-muzzled skunk with white back and tail; of southwestern North America and Mexico
rooting
N
the process of putting forth roots and beginning to grow
rooting reflex
N
reflex consisting of head-turning and sucking movements elicited in a normal infant by gently stroking the side of the mouth or cheek
V
dig with the snout
wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community
N
small root or division of a root
roots
N
the condition of belonging to a particular place or group by virtue of social or ethnic or cultural lineage
N
a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
N
a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure
rootstock
N
root or part of a root used for plant propagation; especially that part of a grafted plant that supplies the roots
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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