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Synonyms for radical

Synonyms for radical

arising from or going to the root or source

holding especially political views that deviate drastically and fundamentally from conventional or traditional beliefs

one who holds extreme views or advocates extreme measures

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(chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule

an atom or group of atoms with at least one unpaired electron

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(mathematics) a quantity expressed as the root of another quantity

a character conveying the lexical meaning of a logogram

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

(used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm

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markedly new or introducing radical change

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arising from or going to the root or source

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of or relating to or constituting a linguistic root

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especially of leaves

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'Although Radical has been successful over the years, we have picked up many scars which have been a result of doing work in a way that we don't believe is the best route for us, or for our clients.
It is in his analysis of the relationship between progressives and radicals that Kramer's work is most convincing.
If corruption has become part of the norm, then courageous integrity and transparent simplicity are radical public service virtues.
As to the for radicals constraint, it is precisely the overall accessibility of both the format and the actual content of this book that is most suggestive of its capacity to aid in the general promotion of radical ideas.
To investigate the structural and electronic properties of Fullerene molecules decorated with the glycine radicals, we used MINDO/3 (Modified Intermediate Neglect of Differential Overlap version 3).
About The Institute for Radical Forgiveness Therapy and Coaching, Inc.
Overall, Radical Feminists may appeal to undergraduate students in introductory-level history and gender and women's studies courses.
A.: Since our bodies use oxygen, they generate free radicals, which are associated with all kinds of chronic diseases.
Free radical damage could also be designated as oxidation--a process of adding oxygen to a substance comparable to the way rust is added to metal.
The Radical sanitising equipment controls the production of ozone that comprehensively sanitises the whole facility ensuring all harmful contaminants are destroyed without leaving any potentially harmful chemical residuals.
Ochs does assert that "post-liberal" Jews would not "expect the radical reformers [like Yoder] to bear the same responsibilities for landedness that Jews bear, just as they would not expect most Jews to bear the same responsibility for pacifism that the radical reformers bear."--Ochs, "Commentary" on Chapter 9, in The Jewish-Christian Schism Revisited, 179.
The Radical Republicans, on the other hand, viewed the Southern states as conquered provinces, or as errant states who must earn their way back into the Union.
Is aristocracy a system of government, as it was for Aristotle, or a word synonymous with 'the landed interest', or is it merely a term of radical abuse?
As Rossi sees it, Kant's account of autonomy becomes increasingly more social in character as his thought progresses, which the central role of radical evil makes explicit for the first time in the Religion text.
American Theocracy: The Peril and Politics of Radical Religion, Oil, and Borrowed Money in the 21st Century