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What is another word for root?

What's another word for root? | Here's a list of synonyms for root.

Definition 1: the embedded part of a bodily structure such as a tooth, nail, or hair - [noun denoting body]

Definition 1: (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed - [noun denoting communication]

Definition 1: a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes - [noun denoting communication]

Definition 1: the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation - [noun denoting group]

Definition 1: the place where something begins, where it springs into being - [noun denoting location]

Definition 1: someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent) - [noun denoting person]

Definition 1: (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 denoting plant]

Definition 1: a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number - [noun denoting quantity]

Definition 1: take root and begin to grow - [verb of change]

Definition 1: cause to take roots - [verb of change]

Definition 1: become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style - [verb of change]

Definition 1: dig with the snout - [verb of contact]

Definition 1: plant by the roots - [verb of contact]

Definition 1: cheer for - [verb of social]

Definition 1: come into existence, originate - [verb of stative]