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Synonyms for root

sense of belonging

put down roots

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  • settle
  • set up home
  • get established
  • make your home
  • establish yourself

root and branch: complete

root and branch: completely

root for someone

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root something or someone out: get rid of

root something or someone out: discover

take root: take hold

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take root: germinate

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Synonyms for root

a fundamental principle or underlying concept

a point of origin from which ideas or influences, for example, originate

the main part of a word to which affixes are attached

to implant so deeply as to make change nearly impossible

to express approval, especially by clapping

Synonyms for root

(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed

a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number

the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

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someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)

a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes

the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support

take root and begin to grow

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come into existence, originate

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plant by the roots

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dig with the snout

become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style

cause to take roots

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References in periodicals archive ?
Castor bean oil (roghan Karchak, in Persian) is used as laxative, purgative, and also for radiological study, joint pains, and nourishing the hair root.
Further, the company has discovered that the combination of beta-glycyrrhetinate, an anti-inflammatory substance, and piroctone olamine, an antioxidant, has an inhibitory effect on the death of hair root cells and helps retard the hair loss.
Evaluation of the human hair root for DNA typing subsequent to microscopic comparison, Journal of Forensic Sciences (1998) 43:305-314.
It cannot be excluded that a smaller portion of the FAEEs is also incorporated from systemic blood circulation into the hair root or is formed from ethanol and fatty acids in the basal cells of the hair root (mechanisms a and b).
Fluorescent Y bodies can be demonstrated in variety of cells including buccal mucosa, fibroblast, and lymphocytes (Pearson Et al 1970, Polani and Mutton 1971), hair root (Francois et al 1971, spermatozoa (Summer et al 1971) and amniotic cells Rook et al 1971 Nelson and emery and papa et al 1970).
The caffeine complex breakthrough formula has proven to contribute to the energy supply of the hair root and in stimulating hair growth despite the testosterone attack.
Currently, there are special devices for dark skins with longer waves that penetrate the skin and reach the hair root without affecting the skin itself.
The triple anti hairfall action nourishes the hair root, restructures hair fibre and makes hair stronger.
This focuses the energy onto the hair root so it's removed more effectively - a razor with one or two blades is perfect for this.
Priorin, which contains extracts of millet that is rich in necessary nutrients for the hair root, the hair vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid) and L-cystine, a component of the hair protein keratin, has been endorsed by modern scientific studies.
Don't stress: "Stress can lead to an increase of hair loss because the hair root is one of the most active tissues in the body," says Dr Klenk.
And the Regenetresse DHT Blocker treatment with progesterone helps balance estrogen levels and block the conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone (DHT), which damages the hair follicle and reduces blood supply to the hair root.
Laser treatment destroys the hair root and stops it growing back.
Root: The mature hair root will be hardened, have a bulbous shape, and have little or no follicular tissue adhering to it.
The prospective remedy should be much more efficient than conventional hair-growth drugs, which work indirectly on hair root cells by facilitating blood flow around them, company officials said.