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General dictionaries General (36 matching dictionaries)
  1. Root, root: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. root, root: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. root, root, root: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. root: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. root: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. root, root: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Root, root: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. root: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Root, Root, Root, Root: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Root, root: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. root: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. root: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. root: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. root: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. root (n.), root (v1.), root (v2.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. root: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. root: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. root: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  19. ROOT, Root (Android), Root (album), Root (band), Root (chord), Root (company), Root (disambiguation), Root (linguistics), Root (math), Root (music), Root (plant), Root (surname), Root, Root, The Root (magazine), The Root: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  20. root: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  21. Root: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  22. root: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  23. root: Rhymezone [home, info]
  24. root: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  25. root: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  26. root: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  27. Root: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  28. root: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  29. root: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. root: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. Root, root: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. Root: The Word Detective [home, info]
  33. Root: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  34. root: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Root: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  2. root: Linguistic Glossary [home, info]
  3. Root: Lexicon of Linguistics [home, info]
  4. root: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. root: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. Root: Glossary of Health Care Terms [home, info]
  3. ROOT: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  4. Root (botany), Root (mathematics), root: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. root: Webster's New World Hacker Dictionary [home, info]
  2. root: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  3. root: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  4. root: Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [home, info]
  5. Root: Tech Terms Computer Dictionary [home, info]
  6. root: Hacking Lexicon [home, info]
  7. Root: I T Glossary [home, info]
  8. Root (Unix), Root (botany), /root, root: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Root: Orthodontic Terms [home, info]
  2. root: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Root (botany), Root (disambiguation), root: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. root: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  2. ROOT: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. ROOT: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  4. root: Idioms [home, info]
  5. root: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. root: Postmodern Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Root: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  2. root: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  3. root: Tree of Life Glossary [home, info]
  4. root: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  5. root: Flora of New South Wales [home, info]
  6. root, root, root, root, root, root, root, root (of a tree): PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  7. root: Natural History Terms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. root: English slang and colloquialisms used in the United Kingdom [home, info]
  2. Root: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  3. Root: Dublin Slang and Phrasebook [home, info]
  4. root: The Folk File [home, info]
  5. Root, root: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. root: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Root: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. Root: Glossary of Fastener Terms [home, info]
  4. Root: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (root)

noun:  the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support
noun:  (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
noun:  (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:  a number that when multiplied by itself some number of times equals a given number
noun:  a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes
noun:  the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation
noun:  the place where something begins, where it springs into being ("Communism's Russian root")
noun:  someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
verb:  come into existence, originate ("The problem roots in her depression")
verb:  take root and begin to grow ("This plant roots quickly")
verb:  cause to take roots
verb:  plant by the roots
verb:  become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style
verb:  dig with the snout ("The pig was rooting for truffles")
verb:  take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for ("We all rooted for the home team")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 14285 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1834)

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