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root

synonym (synonym of root)

  • (noun.location)
    the place where something begins, where it springs into being (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.group)
    the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support (noun.body)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    dig with the snout (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.change)
    become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style (verb.change)
     

antonym (antonym of root)

  • (noun.person)
    a person considered as descended from some ancestor or race (noun.person)
     

hypernym (root IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (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 (noun.plant)
    a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus (noun.plant)
     
  • (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed (noun.communication)
    the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something (noun.communication)
     
  • a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number (noun.quantity)
    a concept of quantity involving zero and units (noun.quantity)
     
  • become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style (verb.change)
    become stable or more stable (verb.change)
     
  • come into existence, originate (verb.stative)
    come into existence (verb.stative)
     
  • dig with the snout (verb.contact)
    turn up, loosen, or remove earth (verb.contact)
     
  • plant by the roots (verb.contact)
    put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground (verb.contact)
     
  • someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) (noun.person)
    a person related by blood or marriage (noun.person)
     
  • take root and begin to grow (verb.change)
    become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain (verb.change)
     
  • the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support (noun.body)
    a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing (noun.body)
     
  • the place where something begins, where it springs into being (noun.location)
    the precise location of something; a spatially limited location (noun.location)
     
  • the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation (noun.group)
    (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols (noun.group)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF root relation)

  • (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 (noun.plant)
    the aromatic root of the sweet flag used medicinally (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    aromatic root of ginseng plants (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    the root of the horseradish plant; it is grated or ground and used for seasoning (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    pungent edible root of any of various cultivated radish plants (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    the dried root of the chicory plant: used as a coffee substitute (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    edible root of the salsify plant (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    thick edible rootstock of elephant's-foot (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    hard woody root of the briar Erica arborea (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    fragrant rootstock of various irises especially Florentine iris; used in perfumes and medicines (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    dried root of any of various plants of the genus Smilax used as a flavoring agent (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    root of licorice used in flavoring e.g. candy and liqueurs and medicines (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    dried root of two plants of the genus Polygala containing an irritating saponin (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    the root of the mandrake plant; used medicinally or as a narcotic (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    cassava root eaten as a staple food after drying and leaching; source of tapioca (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    deep orange edible root of the cultivated carrot plant (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    the whitish root of cultivated parsnip (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    an air-filled root (submerged or exposed) that can function as a respiratory organ of a marsh or swamp plant (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    (botany) main root of a plant growing straight downward from the stem (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    root growing in an unusual location e.g. from a stem (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    small root or division of a root (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    a root that grows from and supports the stem above the ground in plants such as mangroves (noun.plant)
     
  • a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number (noun.quantity)
    a number that when multiplied by itself equals a given number (noun.quantity)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    a number that when multiplied three times equals a given number (noun.quantity)
     
  • become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style (verb.change)
    settle down or stay, as if on a roost (verb.change)
     
  • someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) (noun.person)
    a woman ancestor (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person from whom you are descended (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    the founder of a family (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a woman ancestor (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    an ancestor in the direct line (noun.person)
     
  • the place where something begins, where it springs into being (noun.location)
    the source or origin from which something derives (i.e. comes or issues) (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a point at which water issues forth (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    the source of water from which a stream arises (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    the source of a river (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    the source of water for a well (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a place from which an enterprise or expedition is launched (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    where something originated or was nurtured in its early existence (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    place where something began and flourished (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a concentrated source (especially of radiation or pollution) that is spatially constricted (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.location)
    the beginning of a trail (noun.location)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (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 (noun.plant)
    thimble-shaped mass of cells covering and protecting the growing tip of a root (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    thin hairlike outgrowth of an epidermal cell just behind the tip; absorbs nutrients from the soil (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    tough protective covering of the woody stems and roots of trees and other woody plants (noun.plant)
     
  • the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support (noun.body)
    a specialized bony substance covering the root of a tooth (noun.body)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (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 (noun.plant)
    a developed system of roots (noun.plant)
     
  • the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support (noun.body)
    hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense (noun.body)
     

substance holonym (SUBSTANCE OF relation)

  • (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 (noun.plant)
    the primary tissue of higher plants composed of thin-walled cells that remain capable of cell division even when mature; constitutes the greater part more.. (noun.plant)
     

verb group (root is verb group of ....)

  • take root and begin to grow (verb.change)
    cause to take roots (verb.change)
     

derivation (.... is derived from root)

  • (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 (noun.plant)
    small root or division of a root (noun.plant)
     
  • (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed (noun.communication)
    remove the stem from (verb.change)
     
  • come into existence, originate (verb.stative)
    the place where something begins, where it springs into being (noun.location)
     
  • someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) (noun.person)
    preceding in time or order (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or belonging to or inherited from an ancestor (adj.pert)
     
  • take root and begin to grow (verb.change)
    the process of putting forth roots and beginning to grow (noun.process)
     
  • the place where something begins, where it springs into being (noun.location)
    come into existence, originate (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc. (verb.stative)
     

domain category (root is domain category of ....)

  • (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 (noun.plant)
    the branch of biology that studies plants (noun.cognition)
     
  • (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed (noun.communication)
    the scientific study of language (noun.cognition)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym part holonym part meronym substance holonym beginning origin base radical solution ancestor descendant descendent anatomical structure bodily structure descriptor form set point derivation spring fountainhead head headwater wellhead cement cementum root cap root hair bark tooth root system rootage parenchyma

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