Rootlet
Rootlet Root"let, n. A radicle; a little root. [1913 Webster]

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  • rootlet — root·let || ruːtlɪt n. small branch of a root; small roots that climbing plants produce in order to cling to a vertical surface …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • rootlet — root·let …   English syllables

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