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n. root

Definition of root in English

Leafless plant organ that grows away from the stem, which absorbs nutrients and typically anchors the plant in the soil.

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n. root

Definition of root in English

Part of the tooth that fits into the socket to fix it to the mandible bone or the maxilla bone.

Synonyms of root in English

dental root

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n. root beer

Definition of root beer in English

Brown soft drink, typically non-alcoholic, comprised of a mixture of fermented molasses, bark, and spices, such as sarsaparilla and liquorice.

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n. cervical root

Definition of cervical root in English

Each of the branches of the spinal cord located in the cervical area.

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n. coccygeal root

Definition of coccygeal root in English

Branch of the spinal cord located in the coccygeal area.

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n. lumbar root

Definition of lumbar root in English

Each of the branches of the spinal cord located in the lumbar area.

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n. sacral root

Definition of sacral root in English

Each of the branches of the spinal cord located in the sacral area.

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v. take root

Definition of take root in English

In reference to a plant: to produce roots.

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n. taking root

Definition of taking root in English

Process by which a plant produces roots.

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n. thoracic root

Definition of thoracic root in English

Each of the branches of the spinal cord located in the thoracic area.