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root

(rüt )

substantiv
the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support
substantiv
(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
"thematic vowels are part of the stem"

substantiv
a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes
substantiv
the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation
substantiv
the place where something begins, where it springs into being
"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"

substantiv
someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
substantiv
(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
substantiv
a number that when multiplied by itself some number of times equals a given number
verb
take root and begin to grow
"this plant roots quickly"

verb
cause to take roots
verb
become settled or established and stable in one''s residence or life style
"He finally settled down"

verb
take sides with
align oneself with
show strong sympathy for
"We all rooted for the home team"
"I''m pulling for the underdog"
"Are you siding with the defender of the title?"

verb
dig with the snout
"the pig was rooting for truffles"

verb
plant by the roots
verb
come into existence, originate
"The problem roots in her depression"




Antonime:
(substantiv) descendant



Sinonime:
(substantiv) ancestor, antecedent, base, beginning, origin, radical, solution, source, stem, theme
(verb) pull, rout, settle, side