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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 ?
Gardner (1960) used the single root approach to describe the dynamic aspect of water uptake by a plant, and to examine the soil water suction required at the boundary between the plant root and the soil in order to maintain a constant rate of water movement to the plant.
Table 1] shows the prevalence of various root canal morphologies identified in maxillary premolars based on the number of roots.
Finally the number of roots, root length (cm), root fresh and dry weight (g), number of leaves, number of sprouts, shoot length, sprout length and survival percentage (%) of each cutting were recorded 90 days after planting.
Research shows that root canal procedures have become increasingly predictable and successful.
A new research shows that rice crop can be used as a model for cereal crops, when its root system examine at a molecular level.
SODIUM 19 - 15 - 4 + [square root 9]) + 21 - 13 = 11
The success of endodontic treatment is keenly correlated to the exploration of the entire root canal system, thorough cleansing (mechanical as well as chemical) followed by obturation of prepared root canal system using inert filling materials and a sealant.
Root and soil sampling: The citrus orchard was divided into three blocks (replicates).
The data were recorded on number of days to root appearance, number of roots plant-1, root length (cm), number of fruits plant-1 and percent plant survival.
Reasons for a chemical root control program might include:
Roots have a bit of a poor reputation in this country.
Scientists have grown plants hydroponically in pots and on plates and have used tools ranging from magnetic resonance imaging to computer-assisted tomography to study root architecture.
Root Transmission is the only app capable of rooting other devices from a pre-rooted device.
beta] = [{[1 - [[4th root of (1 - [alpha])]/[1 + [4th root of (1 - [alpha])]]}.
7 : a word or part of a word from which other words are obtained by adding a prefix or suffix <The word "hold" is the root of "holder.