rooting


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the process of putting forth roots and beginning to grow

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So acute did his hunger become at times that he was not above rooting out wood-mice from their burrows in the ground.
You wallow fairly well," said the Pig, "but, my fine fellow, you have much to learn about rooting.
Leaving the thumbless archer and his brood, the wayfarers struck through the scattered huts of Emery Down, and out on to the broad rolling heath covered deep in ferns and in heather, where droves of the half-wild black forest pigs were rooting about amongst the hillocks.
A big sow, followed by a roly-poly litter of seven little ones, marched majestically through the chickens, rooting them out of the way.
But when they got into London, and more especially into Fleet Market, lately the stronghold of the rioters, where the military were rooting out the last remnant of the crowd, he saw that this hope was gone, and felt that he was riding to his death.
Knots of people, impelled by a fatal attraction, lurked outside any house in which he was known to be, listening for fragments of his discourses to the inmates; and, when he was rumoured to be coming down the stairs, often could not disperse so quickly but that he would be prematurely in among them, demanding their own arrears, and rooting them to the spot.
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